Hopscotch Garden Stepping Stones
These DIY concrete stepping stones make for a whimsical pathway and a fun weekend project. Set the numbers up for kids to play hopscotch in the garden!
Play The Forest School Way: Woodland Games and Crafts for Adventurous Kids
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Scavenger Hunt for Kids: Print out and use in your neighborhood. This site has other printable scavenger hunt templates for the beach, winter season, etc.
Outdoor Scavenger Hunt for Kids (FREE Printable) - Buggy and Buddy
We absolutely love this outdoor scavenger hunt free printable! Not only does it encourage all kinds of sensory discoveries, but it also provides room for children to sketch their findings!
7 Nature Study Books You Need In Your Homeschool Library - Simple Living Mama
These seven nature study books are perfect for inspiring and encouraging you with nature study in your homeschool.
Mariah Bruehl on Instagram: “Art in the Park... #playfullearningstudio #looseparts”
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30 Mud Kitchen Ideas for Kids - 1001 Gardens
Mud kitchen (also known as an outdoor kitchen or mud pie kitchen) is one of the best resources in DIY projects for kids to play outside as kids playhouse.
Books to Inspire Outdoor Play & Learning
"Nature offers us a sanctuary, a place where, we can find peace and wonder.... For children it is the greatest playground of all, with all its diverse structures, smells, textures, its creatures of all shapes and sizes, its abundant plants, some edible, others toxic. Nature offers a myriad of opportunities for risk taking, for a…
15 Picture Books to Inspire a Love of Nature in Children
Children are naturally curious about the world around them. It's easy to help them grow a love for nature with simple activities like going for walks and reading books. There are so many wonderful books, non-fiction and fiction, that have been written about nature to enjoy with your children.
The Little Learners Approach - showing children where to look but not what to see - Reggio approach
We show children where to look but not what to see…This simple phrase has become part of our philosophy, which feeds into our approach and is who we are today as a setting. Our approach was originally inspired by the Reggio Approach, but we have developed and fine-tuned it over the years and we fully expect to continue enhancing and adapting, because no matter how good you think you are, you can always be better. At the end of the day we are providing care and education for children in their…
Fantastic Five Senses Unit
So we are back to another fun filled school term. After the nice 3 week long break, we dove headfirst into another exciting science unit. ...
Nature Based Homeschooling
I love using kids nature books as a reference for nature studies. Here are some great kids nature books that will help you create a nature journal or
Let Kids Be Kids: Using Adventure and Nature to Bring Back Children’s Play
Outdoor play is a key part of childhood development, particularly in developing a child's imagination and creative side. Learn how to foster child's play with our article.
Play Ideas using Recycled Materials
Over 25 easy outdoor play ideas using recycled and upcycled materials.Teach children the importance of sustainability through this recycled play series!