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Tents, Fires without Matches, Hiking Food, and so much more!

The constant rain did not deter the Endurance group from having a great time today. We started in the gym pitching tents, both 2-3 man and 3-4 man tents. Of course we did not use stakes, but their freestanding feature … Continue reading

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The Democrat and Chronicle came out today to check out our big project!  Visit the link below to see what they had to say. Democrat and Chronicle Article

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Boiling Day a Huge Success!

The first annual maple boiling celebration was a huge success thanks to everyone who was able to take part in it, especially the faculty, staff, and community partners who supported this endeavor. In the morning, middle school students were very … Continue reading

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BIG DAY!

The fun has finally arrived.  It is boiling day!

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Mrs. Ragan’s French 7 visit l’érablière avec 1S

Students from Mrs. Ragan’s French 7 take students from French 1S into la forêt on a sugar walk en français!

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A few interesting facts about Maple Syrup – by Matthew T.

Maple sugar was first used by northern Native Americans as a sweetener and soon moved to Europe (but changed to a syrup probably no one really knows if they made it a syrup or just a sugar) where people started … Continue reading

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Artificial vs. 100% Real Maple Syrup – Can you tell?

Students continue to test the Lower School students’ palates to see if they can tell the difference between the different grades of maple syrup, as well as artificial from 100% real maple syrup.  Students are carefully tabulating their results and … Continue reading

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