S: Renoir Class, 2010-2011
FC: Renoir Class 2010-2011
1: Renoir students began the year with Practical Life Homework-many fun meals were enjoyed by our families! We also learned laundry, canning and gardening
2: Fall 2010 CSUS Aquatic Center Team-building Day!
3: First, the swim test. Then, kayaking, team games on land, water bike relays, canoeing, and finally, FREE PLAY! Everyone was exhausted by the time we were done.
4: CSUS Aquatic Center Team Building
5: The Renoir students had a good time showing off for the camera! | "The friends we meet on the path of life make the trip worth while."
6: Everyone worked hard uncovering their bits of the past, piecing together clues from another time...
7: Discovery Museum Dig
8: Rosecrucian Museum and Winchester Mystery House
10: More Museum Artifacts
13: The aim of education should be to teach us rather how to think, than what to think - rather to improve our minds, so as to enable us to think for ourselves, than to load the memory with thoughts of other men.
15: Together in Service
17: What do you get when you have a bunch of motivated learners and a supportive environment? A fabulous Quadrinomial cube job, that amazed an entire convention of Montessori teachers!
18: Mission Springs Camp in the Santa Cruz Mountains | Ready for another hike
19: Team building on the lawn-it took a lot, but we all worked through it
20: we did a great trust exercise, that had everyone stretching their boundaries
21: Great greenery | Hike, hike hike! | off to explore | after our "native" markings
24: so many | We hiked to the top of the hill, overlooking Santa Cruz
25: LIVE WELL LAUGH OFTEN LOVE MUCH
26: Team Building
28: The Banana Slug Club!
29: "The influence of a good teacher can never be erased." | The Red Ant Club
31: What a beautiful day!
32: The Pier at Santa Cruz was very informative, and gooey! Dissecting the freshest squid available...
34: Santa Cruz for some Marine Biology-Squid!
37: Our Wax Museum!
38: We braved the rain to take a walking tour of Chinatown in San Francisco. Then, off to Blue Man Group-what a great experience!
39: We ended the day with mounds of awesome Chinese food, and a long ride home