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Dig In

110 Ducktown Rd, Hellam, PA 17406

July 14, 2021 - August 18, 2021

717-252-2540

11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m.

Recurrence: Recurring weekly on Wednesday

Presented by: Flinchbaugh's Orchard and Farm Market

Location: Flinchbaugh's Orchard and Farm Market

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Discover Science on the Farm
Alongside the food we are growing, we are also growing learners here at Flinchbaugh's Orchard. Through hands-on lessons and projects, students will dig-in to agricultural and environmental science content in a fresh, relevant way, allowing learners to actively engage in inquiry and discovery -- both foundational elements in science. 
This summer camp is geared for learners 8-12 years old and taught by Ethan.

Wednesdays July 14 through August 18, 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m.
Dirty Hands + Growing Minds + Full Bellies

What a day at Dig In looks like:

  • Parents drop off learners at Orchard Pavilion
  • Kick off with a greeting and a question of the day
  • ID and discussion of Key Term
  • Application and activity
  • Lunch (to be provided by student) + fresh seasonal fruit snack (to be provided by Flinchbaugh's)
  • Project time

Areas of Focus:

  • Soils
  • Pollinators and Other Insects
  • Orchard Crops
  • Corn, Soybeans and Wheat Crops
  • Farm Animals

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