Monday, March 5, 2012

Tapping A Maple Tree

Our custodian, Paul, showed us how to tap a maple tree.  We had such a fun time watching him drill the hole!  The sap came running right out of the tree!  He put a tap in and placed a bucket underneath.  We are going to check back to see how much sap our tree is producing.
drilling the hole

putting the tap in

watching the sap run into the bucket

talking about how maple syrup is made

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