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 […]

Homeschool Nature Study 

Homeschool Nature Study was created by a group of veteran homeschool moms sharing homeschool nature study resources to enhance your homeschool program. Homeschool Nature Study provide resources at your fingertips and allow your family to move at their own pace. These resources can be used for guided or independent nature study. Getting Started in Homeschool […]

Our Journey Westward

Nature studies can be incredibly rewarding for the whole family. It teaches us how nature works and how we can nurture it. If you’re interested in taking up nature studies with your kids and you’re looking for some guidance, you should consider Our Journey Westward, a series of Nature Study resources created by Cindy West. […]

Exploring Nature with Children by Lynn Seddon

Nature is incredible, and there are so many beautiful things we can learn from it. One of the most valuable lessons we can teach our kids is how nature works and how we can nurture it. There are many creative ways of achieving this, including taking regular walks in nature, watching documentaries, nature journaling and […]

Nature art ideas for kids that the whole family will enjoy!

The holidays are a great time for family bonding. But how can you bring everyone together, having fun, while sneaking in a bit of educational value for the kids? With nature arts and crafts, of course! Using your natural surroundings is a great way to help young crafters boost their creativity and enhance their imagination […]

What planting a garden can teach your kids this summer

    Summer is the perfect time to get out and about with your kids. And what better way to do that than to get busy in the garden? Gardening with your kids provides the perfect combination of skills and tasks to address your little ones’ development. What planting a garden can teach your kids […]

How to create a nature journaling habit with your kids

Nature journaling can help your kids to boost their observation skills and curiosity, develop their drawing and writing techniques, and can assist them to become authentically engaged. Nature Journaling is also a fun activity that the whole family can enjoy together.  If you’ve ever wanted to explore nature journaling with your kids but are not […]

Spring is here! How you can celebrate this beautiful season

Spring is such a delightful season. The days grow warmer. Insects are fluttering about. And the natural world feels renewed with brilliant colours. With nature coming back to life in this season, spring is just calling out for some celebration and, of course, exploration! Celebrating the Spring Equinox The Spring Equinox marks the arrival of […]

How to create a nature table

A great idea for sensory play and to help your kids learn about nature in a fun way is to create a nature table. A nature table is a table or a shelf in your home where you craft beautiful scenes that reflect the natural scenes outside.  Tips to create a nature table at home Follow these […]