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The Learning Pages

As our Voyage of Discovery proceeds, we'll add what we've learned to this page. Click on the icons below as they appear to view individual entries.

River ScienceRiver Science

We use both traditional and modern techniques to better understand the waters in which we sail.

Celestial Tracking
Cloud Cover
Deck Log
Mechanical Advantage
Relative Humidity
Wind Speed
Current Speed


Crewing a sailing ship requires a lot of new skills. Look over our shoulders as we learn how to stand watch, splice rope, and set the main course.

Anchor Watch
The Duty Roster
Half Moon History
Line Handling
Sail Handling
Working the Rig
Task Matrix


We don't just learn new things... we teach our crewmates what we've learned, too. Click the image at right to follow the students' progress.

Crew Rating LogCrew Rating Log

The Replica Ship Half Moon Crew Rating Log (Replica Schip Halve Maen Bemanning Rang Log) allows new crew members to track their progress as they learn valuable skills. Click here or on the image at right to learn more!

Voyage Homepage Daily Log Our Crew Learning Half Moon homepage