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April 2016 Blog Posts (4)

Children in nature

Children love to go out on Nature hikes.  Our teachers include yoga into our curriculum. Such a great #Mindfulness education at our…


Added by Suzanne Gabli on April 25, 2016 at 10:34am — No Comments

Spring time-Being Green

We are very excited to except this award for our 6th school year as a Michigan Green School.  This is our first year as an Evergreen status.  We received acknowledgment for 20+ points for our conservation efforts. 

Added by Suzanne Gabli on April 25, 2016 at 12:00am — No Comments

If I Were a Tree

If I were a tree, just for the day,

Would my perspective change on what humans say?

Mankind states nature is wild and free,

But is that what I would discover and what I would see?

I would find root systems that communicate things,

And perhaps observe people as the wild beings.

I’d witness them breathing in what I breathe out,

And know we were connected without any doubt.

I’d notice nature living in complete harmony,

While plenty…


Added by Susanne Heaton on April 22, 2016 at 3:27pm — No Comments

Skunk Cabbage, it's here!


love I love skunk cabbage. It is one of my favorite signs of spring. As a child, I would carefully navigate the edge of brooks and swamps, making sure not to step on skunk cabbage plants. It was fun to be a bit scared of the potential stink, though the fear of the smell was worse than the smell itself.

Each year, as the light changes and the air warms, I…


Added by Ann Courcy on April 18, 2016 at 2:13pm — No Comments

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