The Wilderness Classroom
Wilderness Classroom's, Dave & Amy Freeman, were selected by National Geographic as two of their Adventurers of the Year for 2014, highlighting their contributions as adventurers and educators. Now you can help decide who wins the Adventurers of the Year People's Choice Award. Please vote for Amy and Dave everyday between now and January 31st, they need your help!
Join us for an adventure packed year of online expeditions that will improve students' academic skills and expand their world.
- Follow the Kraft Family on their year long around the world adventure.
(September 2013 - August 2014)
- Explore the Boreal Forest by dogsled this winter and study a variety of topics including; weather, geology and erosion, watersheds, predator-prey relationships, wolves, the night sky, the physics of dogsledding, Ojibwa culture, Expedition ABC’s, and much more.
(January - March 2014)
- Explore the Amazon Rainforest. Join us as we follow in the footsteps of Theodore Roosevelt!
(April - June 2014)
The North American Odyssey
On April 4th, 2013 Amy and Dave Freeman paddled into Key West, Florida, completing their 3 year, 11,700 mile journey across North America. What's next? Lots of presentations at schools, colleges, outdoor conferences and other events, a book and future adventure learning projects.
The North American Odyssey has been completed, but all of the content and educational resources are still available. Check out Daily Data, Notes from the Trail, Video Clips, and Mystery Photos to learn more about the Freeman's journey across North America by kayak, canoe and dogsled.
Watch the Kraft family's intro video, and follow their around the world adventure!