Earth Discovery Program Overview

This three week camp allows campers to experience nature up close and make deep connections with the environment, each other and themselves. Excursions will take them from the beach to the mountains and everywhere in between to adventure, learn and explore.  Projects and adventures are balanced with time for personal and group reflections, stories and timeless exploration.

Safety is our number one priority at Terra Marin Camp. All sessions run in accordance with the CDC and state regulations around COVID-19. 

Small stable group sessions (12 children or less)

Highly trained Earth Education leaders

PPE utilized if required

Frequent sanitization of common spaces & shared educational tools

Indoor/outdoor learning spaces

 

Activities

Storytelling & Songs

Awareness games

Animal tracking and identification as a means to awaken inquiry

Identify birds and listen to bird language

Curiosity led wandering

Navigation & Journaling

SCHEDULE & REGISTRATION

M-F Full Day (9am-3pm) or  Half Day (9am-1pm- Ages 3-5 only)

Preschool Sessions (Ages 3-5)

Elementary Sessions Younger (Ages 5-9)

June 8-26  Group A 

Daily Schedule (Ages 3-5)

  • 9:00am - Drop off at outdoor location for the day

  • Start excursion for the day. * Students will hike, explore and learn about their surroundings as they connect with one another, themselves and nature. 

  • Snack time

  • Exploration and hike time

  • Lunch 

  • 1:00pm - Pick up from location for the day

Daily Schedule (Ages 5-15)

  • 9:00am - Drop off at outdoor location for the day

  • Start excursion for the day. * Students will hike, explore and learn about their surroundings as they connect with one another, themselves and nature. 

  • Snack time

  • Exploration, hike time, project work and/or journaling 

  • Lunch 

  • Recreational Earth Education skills building activities  (approx 1-1.5 hours) 

  • 3:00pm - Pick up from location for the day

 

Micro-School Aug  24 - Nov 20th

Academics + Earth Education (the outdoor classroom!)

June 8-26  Group B  

June 15 - July 3   Group A

June 15 - July 3  Group B

June 29-July 17 2A Group A

June 29-July 17 2A Group B 

July 6 - 24  2B Group A 

July 6 - 24  2B Group B 

July 20 - Aug 7 3A Grp A 

July 20 - Aug 7 3A Grp B

July 20 - Aug 7 3A Grp E2

Micro-School Pilot - Earth Discovery + Academics In Nature *  Learn More!

July 27 -Aug 14 3B Grp A - 2 spots left

Elementary Sessions Older (Ages 9-11)

June 8-26  

June 15-July 3rd Group  C 

June 15-July 3 1B Group  C2 

June 29-July 17 2A Group C 

July 6- 24 2B Group C 

July 6-24 Session 2B Group E

Micro-School Pilot - Earth Discovery + Academics In Nature * 

July 20-August 7 3A Grp C - 5 spots left

July 20-August 7 
Micro-School Pilot - Earth Discovery +

Academics In Nature * Learn more!

EXCURSION LOCATIONS (including but not limited to):

  • Horse Hill, Mill Valley

  • Old Mill Park, Mill Valley

  • Loma Alta Preserve

  • Ignacio Valley Preserve

  • Muir Beach

  • Roy's Redwoods, Fairfax

  • Rodeo Beach

  • More locations will be added as they open to the public throughout the summer

Middle School Sessions (Ages 12-15)

July 27-Aug 14 3B Group F 10 spots left

* Three days in nature and two days in the classroom.

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