Sensory experience is at the core of our curriculum.  Feeling, touching, tasting and listening are just some of the ways we connect to nature.

Sensory experience is at the core of our curriculum.  Feeling, touching, tasting and listening are just some of the ways we connect to nature.

Eating plants that we forage connects our students to where their food comes from.  Picking food right off the plant develops appreciation and understanding of plants that give us food.

Eating plants that we forage connects our students to where their food comes from.  Picking food right off the plant develops appreciation and understanding of plants that give us food.

Art is even more fun when you make your own supplies out of natural materials.  These paints were made from plants and herbs that we found and crushed.

Art is even more fun when you make your own supplies out of natural materials.  These paints were made from plants and herbs that we found and crushed.

In our rainy Seattle climate we make fires many days to keep warm.  Our students love to interact with fire in a safe way.

In our rainy Seattle climate we make fires many days to keep warm.  Our students love to interact with fire in a safe way.