Moons, deers, wheel spinners giggling, friendships, mud, planet earth turning, the moon around it, after a story of the moon.
It's the biggest of planets. A huge gas planet. Very early on it's material was found - literally. Of all the debris left behind in the wood, a long piece of black pipping left by previous owners, fitted the possibility. Working with the Swedish model the diameter of Jupiter is 3.5 meters, (compared to Earths… Continue reading Jupiter
While Maya was in the quiet zone, (a nest of tranquility and quilts made by Jadzia), her sister Grace countered with almost all day swinging on the swing, swung by Gabrielle and Luis. Lewin smashed the new bike trailer, easily taking off the rotten wood - another project, and yet another bike project a Dutch… Continue reading October – Motors & Bikes, spears, tarps, fungi and the entire planetary system mapped out.
James Nobbs delivered our earth to us. Made out of hundreds of knives, spoons, forks, it was fashioned by James to be 32cm in diameter, which is the scale the earth is for our woodland Solar System.
The tribe bought extraordinary findings to explore. Tris bought a beautiful HUGE hornet. Jack bought Sharks teeth that were usually small, but sharp enough to engulf a childs arm we all agreed. And Bo bought along some delicious sea weed to decorate his Trident staff. Rufus bought his own staff, a beautiful rounded wood, hard… Continue reading KFS – July – our MOON and Manhunt
A full on KFS day, starting with a dramatic storm, the finding of shipwrecked stuff to make tea, building shelters. But we managed to fit in our last planet, NEPTUNE, for which a TRIDENT arrived. Lewin, Levon and Tris worked on the black body of the ISW. Meanwhile John Esling made a lean too behind… Continue reading KFS June 25 Shipwreck, Neptune, and Benders
(We miss Molly, Luis, Danny) Starting with MANHUNT, after which we did Saturn, the GAS GIANT, with ICE RINGS Roman God of Agriculture - symbolised by the Sycel FIND A TREE - tree personalities out of clay Fin and Gabrielle made clay faces for the trees Jack found a tenatious surviving Ash tree Collection of… Continue reading KFS – June 19 – Saturn
Venus is the second planet from the Sun and the sixth largest. Venus' orbit of the sun is 224.65 earth days, which means that a year on Venus is 61.5% as long as a year on Earth. The period of rotation for Venus is 243 days. In other words, Venus takes 243 days to turn… Continue reading Venus
Mercury is the smallest and innermost planet in the Solar System. Mercury is the closest planet to the sun. As such, it orbits the sun faster than all the other planets, at 87.87 earth days which is perhaps why Romans named it after their swift-footed messenger god. It rotates on its axis exactly three times… Continue reading Mercury
Sun = Latin, Sol (Solar system) The Sun is the star at the center of our Solar System. (A star is an astronomical object consisting of a luminous sphere of plasma held together by its own gravity. The nearest star to Earth is the Sun.) Our sun offers us most most important source of energy… Continue reading Sun