Towards the end of the experiential-learning track showcase last Friday, Mr. Mac and Outdoor Track students started having some fun with the snow---snowball batting practice in slow motion! Below are some videos of the action.
Friday, January 20, 2017
Students from each track make presentations of their work in the experiential-learning track program today. The Great Outdoors Track made theirs into a group presentation, incorporating elements from what they learned over the course of this past semester.
You can learn more about the other tracks here.
Track leader KC MacDonald speaking with a guest.
Kobi (l) and Michael (r) share a tool with school counselor Mrs. Brady.
Toben with a ski jump.
Lily and Grace on their snow sofa, from where they shared about avalanche safety.
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Tuesday, January 17, 2017
Friday, January 13, 2017
The Great Outdoor Track students spent the day up on Schweitzer Mountain learning about avalanches and how to build a genuine igloo. Students snowshoed in and conducted their exercises. Below are posted some images. More will be posted later, including a video of Annie the Avalanche dog!
Annie the Avalanche Dog
Students snowshoeing in.
Using an avalanche beacon.
Using avalanche probes.
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