Enjoy the Process: Building our Treehouse Models

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Zipline platform

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Ms. Alicia’s friend Sharon Riley, Executive Director of Cradles to Crayons, who is helping us document our outdoor classroom

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After planning, we started gluing down the grass and thinking about how to represent what we saw in the photographs

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Building a path

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People who are lining up to go on the zipline

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Making sure the platform and the person on the platform are stable

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Documenting our treehouse project

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Hillary’s lasercut wood blueprint and treehouse model

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The first version of our Biomimicry Living Lab Outdoor Classroom. Next door is the Vietnam Memorial, which lists people from the Dorchester who died in the war.

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Drawing and labeling of the treehouses and a student interview about the process

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The start of the floating outdoor classroom

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A photograph and our model of the Vietnam Veterans’ Memorial

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A sign for our model, written by a student

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