Four Gustavus School students run larger chucks of meat through the grinder to make moose burger. Photo by Sean Neilson/

In most schools they confiscate knives from students; at ours, we pass them out—even to the kindergartners. That’s because they will need them for the next three hours as they butcher a moose. 

In our small town of Gustavus, Alaska, USA (population approximately 550), “moose butchering day” has become a valuable annual school…

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