Five Acre School is a small independent school located next to the Dungeness National Wildlife Refuge that provides meaningful and rigorous programs from preschool to 8th grade.
I have been running the Orange Math Group in the Explorer Class since Lisa left on maternity leave. This “third grade” curriculum focuses on the nuts and bolts of arithmetic: […]
I have a hate-hate relationship with Christmas lights. That’s why I think I’m really subconsciously punishing myself for some ghastly past life experience every time the Barn Dance comes around. […]
Five Acre School’s weekly newsletter is sometimes adorned with little gems that add to the “Hey, this is the fun and learning we had this week,” and give a glimpse […]
“If a child can’t learn the way we teach, maybe we should teach the way they learn.” Ignacio Estrada “Tell me and I’ll forget; show me and I may remember; […]
The Arts are an essential part of the curriculum at Five Acre. Our music education and art programs are central to the Five Acre experience. Students learn to express themselves […]