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What Feeds on a Dead Deer?


Posted By Ryan Pennesi
March 27, 2015

Have you ever wondered what animals might clean up that dead deer on the side of the road?? At Wolf Ridge we are fond of investigation and discovery. Let’s get to the bottom of this mystery… First we need some road-kill deer. Check. Next we need to set up some trail cameras. Check. Now we […]

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Spring is in the Air!


Posted By Wolf Ridge Naturalist
March 17, 2015

A keen observer will notice that spring is beginning to “sprang” already at Wolf Ridge. Today we mark the first day of the year with more than 12 hours of sunlight. Beaked hazel catkins are softening and elongating and under last year’s leaf litter, mycelium grows. The warmth of the last ten days has changed […]

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The 5 E’s learning cycle- Elaboration Phase


Posted By shannonwalz
March 11, 2015

The 5 E’s learning cycle- Elaboration Phase For the month of March we are diving deeper into the “elaboration” or “extend” phase of the learning cycle. Last month we looked at “explain,” once a learner can explain or put language to their experiences and exploration, it is time to build upon that knowledge in the […]

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