I know I haven't written in nearly a week, and for that I am truly sorry. I have tons and tons of ideas floating around in my head, many of which are in various stages of my writing process and sitting in Blogger waiting for me to get back at it. I am also working on a guest post that will be showing up pretty soon......more
I had a fabulous long day of geocaching and hiking at Henry Coe State park in the Hunting Hollow area yesterday, April 28, 2012, with my good friend, Sharon, otherwise know as Bykenut in the geocaching world. I'm Hykenut. So we're a nutty team!...more
My educational philosophy is that a genuine, physical connection generates the best learning opportunities. Children can use all of their sense to explore, ask questions, and perform experiments in the giant laboratory of the natural world.
Remember all those cool books from childhood which started with a treasure map that sent the character on a grand adventure? X marks the spot isn't just pirate lore anymore -- treasure hunting has stepped out of the pages of books and into international hands-on adventure in the form of geocaching, letterboxing, or waymarking.
Do I sound too geeked-out excited?