Explore the Great Outdoors with Fun Learning Activities

As parents, we all want the best for our children’s education. But did you know that you can turn your backyard or local park into an interactive classroom? In this blog, we’ll show you how to make learning a memorable and exciting experience for your kids through outdoor classroom activities. Science Adventures in Your Backyard […]

Outdoor Survival Skills for Kids: Empowering Young Adventurers

Are you a parent who loves spending time in the great outdoors? Do you want to share your passion for nature and adventure with your children? Teaching your kids outdoor survival skills is not only a valuable bonding experience but also a way to ensure their safety and confidence in the wilderness. In this guide, […]

Unleashing the Wonder: Encouraging Children to Explore Nature Everywhere

In our modern and bustling world, it’s easy for children to become disconnected from the beauty and serenity of nature. As parents and caregivers, it’s essential to inspire and nurture a deep appreciation for the natural world in our little ones. By encouraging our kids to seek out and explore nature wherever they go, we […]

Exploring Animal Tracks and Signs for Nature Journaling

Have you ever gone for a hike and noticed some mysterious animal tracks? Or have you seen signs of animal activity in your own backyard? These animal signs or footprints can reveal a lot about the wildlife in your area and the seasons in which they are active. Here are some interesting points on animal […]

How to make your nature journaling easy with your children

Nature journaling is an excellent way to encourage children to appreciate and learn more about the natural world around them. However, many parents find it challenging to get their children excited about journaling or struggle to maintain the habit. In this blog post, we’ll explore three ways to make nature journaling easy and fun with […]

The benefits of nature field trips with your children

Helping a child develop a connection with nature is one of the most meaningful things anyone can do. Not only does it teach children to have respect for and take care of nature, but it also creates countless opportunities for discovery, creativity, and problem-solving. Interacting with nature allows children to learn by doing and experimenting […]

What does observation mean in nature study?

The act of observing nature seems pretty straight forward. You simply go outside and look at all the trees, plants and animals, right? Not exactly. Observation is mainly the act of gathering information about something. Humans have been observing nature for thousands of years for the purpose of acquiring knowledge for survival. Fortunately, in recent […]

Nature studies for Advent, what to do?

Whether you have already kicked off your nature studies journey with your family this year or want to start now, the holiday season is a great time for getting creative and learning something new. The Advent period is particularly a special time to enjoy nature and celebrate all it has to offer. What is Advent?  […]

Why you should develop a habit of reading nature books

What is better than relaxing and unwinding with a good book? Books are also a great to help kids escape into a world that captures their imagination. If you’re looking for a way to cultivate a love for nature and a passion for learning more about the world around us, investing in a few nature […]

Nature Stewardship by John Muir Laws

John Muir Laws is a naturalist and an environmental educator. He is also a research associate, scientific illustrator and an author of several nature books. In his Nature Stewardship online resource, he offers a variety of tools for your nature study journey.  How to Teach Nature Journaling This is a guide developed by using nature […]