Sit Spots, Snow, and a Fire

30 degrees was our low this week in the woods and with no sun, it certainly felt cold! We cozied up in our new Sit Spots though. Each child chose a spot that they will return to each week to sit and observe the woods around them.

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Hunter’s Sit Spot

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Vincent and Mrs. Gray lying in his Sit Spot.

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Amelie and Gemma using a “drill” that they’d made out of a stump!

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But all the Forest Kids agreed that the highlight of our day was having our first fire. Miss Karen, our volunteer, was the official fire tender. The kids helped gather wood and break it up into small pieces. There was a lot of smoke (as you can see from the picture)! The rope around the rocks is the boundary that kids stay behind. Our fire helped us stay happy and warm in the woods on a chilly and drizzly day.

 

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