Our pal Andrew McMartin, executive director of the P.I.N.E. Project—an outdoor and environmental education initiative in Toronto—told us recently about the latest addition to the P.I.N.E. class schedule: outdoor education programs for home-schooled kids.
If your kids are in Toronto, and they’re either home-schooled or in a half-day program, these classes with Andrew are a great way to encourage a love and respect for the natural environment. Full day programs are available for older kids and teens.
In a small-class environment, kids will learn about ecology, sustainable living, nature and wildlife, indigenous craft making, survival skills, wild edibles, shelter construction, animal tracking, native plant gardening and so much more.
Spots are still available for the following classes: