I often have students ask what good something is. This is an interesting question and usually revolves around what good something is to people. “What is its function?” is a better question.
Last week someone asked me about the dead Longleaf Pines (Pinus palustris) above the fishing dock at Little Crystal Lake. “Why haven’t you [...]
On Thursday and Friday last week, January 6 and 7, we made an interesting trip to Camp. We had 80 Sixth grade students from Westwood Middle Schools’ Cambridge program at camp last week. One of our activities was a half day hike on the Florida Trail. We walked about 4 1/2 miles of the trail.
It was a quick reminder that the winter season is upon us. Last Wednesday while crossing the soccer field I heard that unmistakable sound, a honking sound, coming from the sky. Watching carefully Beckett and I located the flight of Sandhill Cranes high overhead. Soon we heard another [...]
Welcome to the Camp Crystal Lake School year website. For over 6o years students, teachers, and parents from Alachua County have had the opportunity to learn in a “Classroom without Walls”.
It is our goal to create an experiential environment that students will be able to develop an appreciation, knowledge, and understanding of North [...]