A Community for Learning by Five Marys Farms.
Learn age-old skills, modern day lessons, animal husbandry, ranch life, outdoor living, vocational skills, art & travel…. and so much more through our interactive lessons and engaging activities.
Connect with other families eager to broaden horizons and learn new things and find information on curriculums and opportunities - no matter if they are homeschooling, interested in exploring homeschooling options or enrolled in traditional schooling/distance learning. All levels, including lifelong learners are WELCOME.
Join the community forming NOW to connect and explore options - and LEARN with the M5 Ranch School Workshops and courses - coming very soon!
A community of like-minded families and students exploring options to embrace alternative or additional learning opportunities. The community membership is $24.99 per month or $249 for the full year and includes membership in our exclusive M5 Ranch School community forum to watch the lessons and learn in the workshops, download activities, connect with others, participate in discussions and campfire chats and so much more. M5 Ranch School workshops will be live for members only and can be done at your own pace, content will be accessible to you anytime!
Come one, come all! All ages are welcome. From Pre-K & Kinder, Elementary, Junior High and High School students to Lifelong Learners eager to expand their horizons and learn new skills while being a part of our community.
August 3 & 10 : All About CHICKENS!
August 19 : All About Camping
August 24 : Survival Skills
September 7 : Building & Tools *with Handyman John
September 14 : All About PIGS
September 21 : Canning & Preserving *with Jenny Gomes
September 28 : All About BEEF CATTLE
October 5 : Prune Harvest
October 12 : All About DAIRY CATTLE
October 19 : Chores and Caretaking
October 26 : Candle Making *with Teacher Becca
November 2 : Welding & Metalwork *with Handyman John
November 9 : Baking Pies and Goodies
November 16 : Turkeys and Thanksgiving
November 30 : Winter Gardening
December 7 : Leatherwork
December 14 : All About HORSES
January 11 : Handiwork
January 18 : Knots & Knot tying, Pocket Knife Skills *with Handyman John
January 25 : Beekeeping & Meet An Apiarist
February 1 : All About Goats, Llamas, Alpacas & Fiber Animald
February 8 : Tractors and Farm Implements
February 15 : Weather - Farmer’s Almanac, Predicting, Effects, Clouds
February 22 : All About SHEEP & LAMBS
March 1 : Cooking in the Kitchen and Grilling
March 8 : All About Snakes & Insects
March 15 : Hunting, Butchery and Curing Meats
March 22 : Animal Veterinary Science
March 29 : Birds and Bird Watching
April 5 : Natural Dyes, Shibori & Egg Dying
April 12 : Farming and Silage
April 19 : Ground Water, Wells & Windmills
April 26 : Steam Engines *with Handyman John
May 3 : All About Rabbits and Rodents
May 10 : Simple Circuits & Electricity *with Handyman John
May 17 : Sign Language & Braille, ASL
May 24 : Flowers & Arranging
May 31 : Child Development, Babysitting Safety & CPR
June 7 : Gardening and Growing
June 14 : Cheesemaking
*weeks subject to change TBD!