A group of 50 students and their teachers arrived for a 3-day visit.
The students are fifth graders from Phoenix Country Day School and this is the third year that this school has brought their fifth grade students for a few days of true adventure to the Arcosanti site.
The action-packed schedule started with an introduction to Arcosanti by guest services manager Carri Krueger.
Activities will include an Archeology Hike, Geocoaching [learning GPS], Farm & Garden Tour, Astronomy, a Silt Workshop for Tiles & Totem carving, a Panel Discussion with Paolo Soleri, a Talent Show, Shadow Dancing and a Camp Fire Session.
Other activities are Volleyball, Recreation Room, Ping Pong, Journal Writing and Art Projects. We will continue this report on Friday, 10/16/09.