Adventures in Wondering

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Tuliptree Friday Science started when I was driving to work listening to NPR and thought, “Oh! There’s a theme for summer camp!” But it wasn’t emergent until the children and I started wondering together. And then a transformation in all of us happened. Some of our best wonderings were about houses without porches, the preciousness of water, how magic works, and who you can help with money from a lemonade stand…

Sunflowers And A Birthday Boy

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by Alisha Our last week of summer session #1 started off wonderfully when SF came in on Monday with a sunflower for each of us from her garden. Some of the children took them home and some of them gifted them to the school, which helped us feel closer to the summer sun during times we had to stay inside … Read More

Small Group Bonding

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by Alisha I cannot believe how fast summer session #1 has flown by! It seems as if it just started, yet next week will be our last week before summer session #2 begins. While I’ve worked with most of these children for 10 months or so, I feel like this summer has deepened my relationship with them so much in such … Read More