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S'mores and Summer Hikes! Camp TV heads outdoors.

Summer of Learning Playlist | WEEK OF AUGUST 9, 2021

August 9, 2021

Hey Campers,

Join us as we head outside for some adventures in nature. This week, we’re going to learn about Fire Safety and a few tips on how to get the most out of your nature hikes. We’ll even make fresh S’mores! In the activities below, you’ll build up on your outdoor exploration and safety skills!

Your camp counselor will guide you through the activities below!


Fire Safety
Join TPT and Kym Zest from Zest Ed and learn how to build a safe and sustainable Campfire.


What did you learn?  What are some things you can do to stay safe around camp fires? Draw five favorite foods that you would like to roast on a campfire.


Girl eating S'mores

S’Mores in a Solar Cooker

Campfire conditions aren’t ideal but you still want S’mores? Harness the power of the sun and make S’mores in a Solar Cooker

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Hiking Tips for Kiddos and their Adults

Join TPT and Asha Shoffner from St. Paul Parks and Recreation and pick up some tips on how to pack bags for adults and children that will make your hike a success.


What are some things that you would like to take on a nature hike? How would those items make your hike better. Draw a backpack with all of your favorite hiking items.


Grasshopper in a jar

Nice to Have Nature Hike Items

Headed out for a hike and need a few more items? Follow these DIY instructions to make your own Bug Box, Binoculars, and Nature Journal.

Build a Bug Box

DIY Binoculars

Nature Journal


Curious Campers Game

Elinor’s Curious Campout

Join Elinor for an interactive camping game.  While playing, ask your child if they can spot some of the skills we’ve learned from the other activities.

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