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Month: January 2017

Create, Build, Discover

Create, Build, Discover

by: Cade Bradshaw, guest blogger At camp, people spontaneously burst into song, your name tag is your most valuable commodity, and dreams are shared around the campfire. Always creative and always fun, camp magic (what psychologists sometimes call “free play”) is real. Camp magic is about novel activities where new ideas, games, or products are created rather than consumed. This type of play might not have an end goal, like practicing an instrument or reading a book, but it is…

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Take A Look, It’s In A Book

Take A Look, It’s In A Book

Nothing is better than curling up with a good book, especially when the weather is chilly (or really at any time)! During the summer, many of our campers use the Lonehollow library to curl up with a good book during rest period or travel to new adventures without leaving their chair during Summer Reading. We know there are many academic benefits to reading, it can also develop assets like Reading For Pleasure (asset #25), Time At Home (asset #20), and…

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