Elemental Wisdom 

A series of seasonly informed 6 week educational blocks, practices and lectures exploring the physiology, mechanisms, and consciousness of nature and human expression. 



Students learn to utilize and befriend their most powerful and innate internal thinking 

Elements are our most constant companions in life. A most vital contributor to health, vitality, rhythms and empowerment. Modern education frameworks go against the grain of our natural rhythms, we believe in breaking free from traditional learning schedules and embracing a revolutionary approach to education. Our Seasonal Year-Round Learning Blocks are designed to harness the power of nature's elemental rhythms and provide a transformative learning experience for our students.

Elements are where all things begin  and where we learn to begin again.


Master each seasons patterns for a lifetime 

Reset Time  

Orient to living in coherence with natural rhythms 


Refining ourselves according to elemental awareness


Expand with purpose and presence


Tap into motivation, creativity, and change

Elemental Seasonal Learning 

By aligning our learning blocks with the changing seasons, we tap into the natural curiosity and wonder that each season brings. Our students have the opportunity to explore and learn in an environment that is constantly evolving, allowing them to deepen their understanding of the world around them.


Flexiblity & Personalization  

By breaking away from traditional academic calendars, we offer flexibility in scheduling and allow students to personalize their learning journey. Our students have the freedom to explore their interests, pursue passion projects, and engage in self-directed learning during designated periods within the learning blocks.

Holistic Development 

Our Seasonal Year-Round Learning Blocks promote holistic development by providing a balanced approach to education. We prioritize not only academic excellence but also the development of social-emotional skills, creativity, critical thinking, and problem-solving abilities. Through a variety of activities and experiences, students develop a well-rounded skill set that prepares them for future success.

Preparation For the Future  


In a rapidly changing world, adaptability and resilience are crucial skills. Our Seasonal Year-Round Learning Blocks prepare students for the future by fostering these skills, along with a growth mindset and a love for lifelong learning. Students develop the ability to embrace change, think critically, and navigate complex challenges with confidence.


Elemental Wisdom As a Scaffolding for Learning 

Seasonal Whole Thinking 

Each season brings its own Mental, physical and emotional behavior frameworks, sights, sounds, smells, and textures. We weave the intelligence of these rhythms into academic subjects and lessons to deepen understanding and make learning more immersive.

Deepened Connection with Nature  

Students have the opportunity to observe and experience the natural world firsthand. They can witness the stages of growth fostering an awareness of life as an unfolding circle.  Seasons provide a natural framework for understanding life cycles.

Enhanced Engagement 

When learning aligns with the changing seasons, it becomes more relatable and meaningful. Students can explore topics such as agriculture, weather patterns, migration, and cultural celebrations in real-time, making their learning experiences more authentic and engaging.

Resilience & Creativity 

Seasonal changes can impact our physical and mental well-being. By aligning learning blocks with seasons ,we incorporate activities that promote health and wellness. This flexibility promotes adaptability and encourages students to embrace change, a valuable skill in an ever-evolving world

5 Element Theory & Practice 

The Five Element Theory is an essential concept in Chinese medicine that helps explain the relationships between different aspects of nature, the human body, and the environment. This theory can also inform lifestyle practices and seasonal living by recognizing the influence of the five elements (Wood, Fire, Earth, Metal, and Water) on our health and well-being throughout the year.

Ancient Wisdom For Modern Thinkers 

According to Chinese medicine, each element corresponds to a specific season, organ system, emotion, color, taste, and other aspects of life. By understanding the Five Element Theory, students can adjust their lifestyle practices and seasonal living accordingly. This may involve adapting daily routines, dietary choices, exercise regimens, and self-care practices to harmonize with the characteristics and energies of each season. By aligning with the natural cycles, one can promote balance, well-being, and a harmonious relationship with the environment.

Here's how the Five Element Theory informs learning practices and seasonal living:


Wood Element (Spring):

The Wood element is associated with the spring season when nature is in a phase of growth and renewal. This element corresponds to the liver and gallbladder organ systems. To align with the Wood element, it is recommended to engage in activities that promote growth, such as planning and setting goals, starting new projects, and adopting a more active lifestyle. It is also important to eat fresh, green foods and incorporate sour flavors into the diet.


Fire Element (Summer):

The Fire element represents the summer season when energy is at its peak. It corresponds to the heart and small intestine organ systems. During this time, it is beneficial to engage in joyful activities, connect with others, and cultivate passion and enthusiasm. Eating light, cooling foods and incorporating bitter flavors can help balance the Fire element.

Earth Element (Late Summer):

The Earth element represents the late summer season, which is a transitional period between summer and autumn. It corresponds to the spleen and stomach organ systems. To align with the Earth element, it is important to prioritize grounding activities, maintain stability, and nourish the body and mind. Eating nourishing, balanced meals and incorporating sweet flavors can support the Earth element.

Metal Element (Autumn):

The Metal element is associated with the autumn season, characterized by the harvesting of crops and the shedding of leaves. It corresponds to the lung and large intestine organ systems. During this time, it is beneficial to let go of what is no longer needed, practice deep breathing exercises, and cultivate a sense of clarity and organization. Eating pungent foods and incorporating spicy flavors can support the Metal element.

Water Element (Winter):

The Water element represents the winter season, a time of rest, introspection, and conservation. It corresponds to the kidney and bladder organ systems. To align with the Water element, it is important to prioritize rest, conserve energy, and cultivate resilience and willpower. Eating warming, nourishing foods and incorporating salty flavors can support the Water element.


Sample Lesson Plan: