Nature Studies

We are both educators and we try to incorporate learning into everything we do with our son. We offer lots of ideas for incorporating nature studies into your every day lives both formally and informally.

Books about autumn
The outdoor world becomes a magical place in the fall. With pumpkins, apples and brightly colored leaves, it's no mystery
fall scavenger hunt
Fall is one of my favorite times of year. The bright summer sun fades into golden light as leaves change
How to Make a Fall Sun Catcher
Not only do I enjoy spending time outdoors, I also enjoy bringing a bit of the outdoors in. This DIY
Snakes are a part of being outdoors and if you share the world with venomous snakes there are some steps you need to take to keep yourself and your kids safe. Snake safety can keep you from getting injured so you can enjoy your time in the outdoors. When you head outside this season, practice these snake safety tips.
Snakes are a part of being outdoors and if you share the world with venomous snakes there are some steps
Being able to quickly identify snakes from a distance is a valuable outdoor skill that can keep you safe when
I've seen many oak galls over the years but never really gave them much thought until recently when a friend
Poison ivy is one of the biggest foes of outdoor lovers. Being able to identify poison ivy can save you from a lot of itching!
Poison ivy is one of the biggest foes of outdoor lovers. Being able to identify poison ivy can save you
Spring is made for spending time outdoors playing and exploring. A Spring Scavenger Hunt is a fun way to explore nature in the spring.
Spring is made for spending time outdoors. I've never met a kid who didn't love splashing in puddles and watching
Winter nature walk scavenger hunt
Heading outdoors in the winter can be a lot of fun and there is so much to be learned. When
winter books
Unfortunately, we don't get much snow here in Arkansas so we have to experience snow primarily through books. I love