huddart park

The Flying Fish examined birds’ wings during writer’s workshop this morning in preparation for their adventure today.

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After a few setbacks in their timing, the Flying Fish headed out to the greenery and quiet of Huddart Park in Woodside.

There, they found a monterey ensentina…

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… and a black salamander.

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They hiked through the damp green of the forest.

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And found more treasures along the way.

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They made face paint with rocks.

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And created bridges over the streams (getting socks wet in the process).

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And, as rain seemed imminent, they made shelter: a hermit hut.

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The biggest find of the day was a piece of jawbone from some kind of carnivore. What the animal was – you can be sure they’re discussing that tomorrow…

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…at the Nature Museum.

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