Category Archives: Outdoor Education

And then this happened…

I was selected to be a member of EarthEcho International’s Learning, Education, and Advisory Panel. What an honor!! Advertisements

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Gredos

For the second year we spent a week at the Gredos Center learning about the ecology of the area. What a great trip! Our fearless leader JuanFran showed up how to do stream and meadow surveys, he taught us how to … Continue reading

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Big Block: MARLISCO Video Project

This year Ms. Bernardo, the middle school Math teacher, and I were tasked with organizing the ‘big block’  sessions. Big Block happened once a month on a half day and the idea behind it was to have extended time for project-based … Continue reading

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Outdoor Club: Castelos dos Mouros

Sintra is full of amazing sites and one of the goals of Outdoor Club this year is to get students, staff, and parents out to as many of these as possible. On Saturday we hiked up to Castelos dos Mouros on a … Continue reading

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Mountain Bike Club

Last year I had a great crew of mountain bikers–we went out with around 2-6 boys every Friday afternoon. And then this year this happened: 24 kids joined (not all pictured here), almost half of them GIRLS!!! Yay!

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