Sailing

 

What is a typical Friday for me?

Our classroom, where we start our day before sailing, overlooks the harbor. The first segment is about 45 minutes. After the lesson, we go out and play a game on the lawn. So far, we have played Banana Tag, Red Light, Green Light and Sharks and Minnows.

 

 

pe-at-seabase
Playing Banana Tag.

Each student will deliver or has delivered a presentation.

john-presentation-roller-coaster
A snapshot of my presentation on roller coasters. If you would like to see the presentation click here. Since it is on Google Slides you can access it even if you don’t have Powerpoint. Click present to see it in full screen

After lunch, there is an experiment. Last week, we did Mentos and Coke. If you would like to watch somebody drink Coke while eating Mentos, click here. Finally, we start to sail

seabase-getting-ready-early-oct-copy
Preparing to sail.

or kayak.

boys-kayak-closer-copy
kayaking

We kayak if the winds aren’t right for sailing. After about 2 ½ hours of sailing or kayaking, class is over. Sailing is very fun!

 

Advertisements

2 thoughts on “Sailing

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s