As you peruse our camp offerings for 2020, you may notice something new. Starting this year, camps will be classified into one of three categories: classic, specialty, and overnight. Here’s what that means: Classic These are the award-winning Schoolhouse of Wonder camps you know and love — a unique environment of kindness, respect, learning, […]
If you’re like us, you’re already thinking ahead to longer days and warmer weather. Registration for Spring and Summer 2020 will open at 8 AM on December 2nd! Browse our brand-new Registration Help page to be sure you’re ready to register and to find answers to the most common questions.
This week in camp, we had a blast exploring the insects of the trees, underground, and the creek. In the spirit of Inchworm week we told stories of inchworms and learned new facts about nature’s wondrous creatures. We also played games like Chef Cooki and with such a brave group we took campers on an […]
In this week of mapping and tracking, campers explored the tallest peaks of the forest and lowest beds of the creek using their newly developed navigation skills. We discovered how to use compasses and maps and looked into how scat and animal tracks can play a role in understanding our directional abilities in nature. The […]
Our campers this week embarked on an exciting, old-timey adventure. We spent our time learning about things the pioneer might have done, including animal tracking, fire-building, butter-making, cooking in a dutch oven, and more! Of course, no week at Schoolhouse would be complete without a few critters (snakes! snails! slugs! oh my!), plenty of games, […]
If you’re wondering what your camper has been up to this week, here are some questions to get the conversation started…