Jillian Ros reached to located the perfect spot for her stick as her worked on fort during recess at Prairie Creek Community School recently. Ros had joined a fort made by fifth-graders who were happy to have little kindergartener join them. For more than 25 years, the woods surrounding Prairie Creek Community School near Northfield becomes a bustling village in the fall. Children race towards the small wooded area along the Prairie Creek at the beginning of recess each day buying and selling sticks for their forts using corncobs.
Renee Jones Schneider, Dml - Star Tribune
Kids take fort building to a new level
- Article by: Renée Jones Schneider
- Star Tribune
- November 23, 2010 - 9:52 AM
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