Bike Farm Camp 2017

Bicycle Safety Discussion and Practice

The children will learn the basic safety  practices of turn signals, passing other riders, dealing with cars and obstacles on the road.

Obstacle Course

A fun and challenging obstacle course to teach them how to handle surprises and to control their bikes through balance and gear shifting.

Farm Chores

milk goats

gather chicken eggs

weeding & harvesting

Bon Appetite - French on the Farm

Activities with maps of Maine & France, culinary maps & cycling maps

Storytelling - “A Spree in Paree” (children’s tale about a farm in France)

Taste-testing French recipes using local ingredients

Gears on the Farm

Investigate the mechanical devices on the farm - scavenger hunt

Creative Maker’s Table where kids can build model bicycles, tractors, & vehicles with gears

Bicycle repair & maintenance demonstration

Bicycle Powered Ice Cream

Each child will get the opportunity to create energy to make ice cream