Menu Close

Tinkering School

The Blog of the Sleep-Away Program at Elkus Ranch – Updated every night during camp

Category / 2013 Session 2 – Middles

Day 6 – The Big Ride

On monday kids had woken themselves up early. As most of the staff struggled to get out of bed, Herb had cooked through most of the day’s eggs and nearly every kid was up and bouncing off the walls. Breakfast was over by 8am. By Today, friday, reality had returned, the 8am alarm went off […]

Day 5 – More Detail on A Long Day

Day 5 of session 2 of Tinkering School 2013 was one the longest days in tinkering School History. Since day 2 we’ve been “just a few hours away” from being done. In fact, there was even a brainstorming email out to Gever on tuesday asking for help figuring out what to do if we finished […]

Day 5 – A Long Day

Breakfast was over by 8am. Rejuvenated from beach day it was time to keep tackling the same small but important problems. Secure wheel boxes, a solid hitch, and some groups working with swivel wheels had to trial and error their way to success. Some still haven’t got everything working. Iterate, test, iterate test. Lunch was […]

Older Posts