Laurie Rider, Author at The Learning Academy

July 17, 2013

All students Today we put our wilderness survival practice to the test.  This morning, all the students climbed aboard the big school bus and we drove all the way to Teton Canyon.  We enjoyed our snack in a lovely, shaded picnic area.  After snack, the younger kids went on a nature walk around our picnic […]

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July 16, 2013

Blue and Green Explorers After a round of freeze dance this morning, the students got prepared for a zombie apocalypse because of survival week.  We built shelters and gathered supplies.  Then we played a zombie survival game.  One student was permanently deemed a zombie. Their job was to “bite” the other students to infect them. […]

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