Entries tagged with “Raising Sail”

06/29/17 - Working as a Team aboard Roseway

Boston Harbor

Eddie, Luke & Annabel

Today the students arrived on the schooner Roseway in Boston. Some of our Junior Ambassadors are from Quebec and are fluent in French and are teaching us new words. We duffled and shuffled to make sure all gear was in order, chanted, and scarfed our food, yummy mac and cheese! The students tour…

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06/08/17 - Our First Day at Sea

Boston Harbor

Meera, Uliana, Jack & Colin

We started off the day by playing a game at the dock. Then we came to the boat and our watch leader, Cara gave us a tour of the boat. The boat was cool and we wondered how ten people could survive on this boat for so long because it’s so small. It’s like a really cool boat and pretty. We were surpr…

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06/03/17 - Adapting to Our New Environment

Nahant, MA

Colin, Fynn, Sofia, & Henry

We started off the day with “I am a star” exercises which affected us because it’s something we don’t often do. Also it was around people we didn’t really know. Seeing the ship for the first time we had many preconceived expectations. Many of us thought it would be a bit different. Some thought it w…

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