Cider Pressing Day!

Cider Pressing Day!

On a spectacularly clear and chilly October morning, the Moore family brought their apple cider pressing equipment to Peopleplace so we work together and make our own cider.  The children busily washed the apples, dumped them into the grinder, transferred

Clay in the studio!

Clay in the studio!

The studio has been a busy place in the upstairs classroom this September. The older children were eager to get back to clay work and have taken time to show the younger children some of the clay techniques they learned

Stone Soup

Stone Soup

Just before we started our Thanksgiving vacation, the Upstairs class read a few different versions of the story “Stone Soup.”  The children were interested in how the people did not want to share their food when the story started, but