The Ridges Sanctuary

Preservation, Education, and Research

Ridges Forest School

Are you looking for a nature immersion experience for your homeschooler that supplements their learning? The Ridges Sanctuary Presents: Ridges Forest School for ages 5-9

This program is specifically designed for homeschool students ages 5-9.


Develop comfort and resilience in nature. 

Grow in awareness and knowledge of the natural world. 


Core Activities

Morning Greeting

Discussion of Plan for Collaborative Inquiry

Destination Hike for Inquiry

Exploration and Investigation

Journal Writing


Daily schedule: 

Each day includes hiking, investigation and exploration, documentation of exploration, sit spots and journaling, and sharing stories.

Scholarships are available

For more information and to register, contact Katie at 920-839-2802 x 101 or