These days it's easy to lose touch with the natural world. Help ensure your child retains respect and appreciation for nature and all of its wonders with this collection of earthy activities.Download all (6)
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How Old is That Tree?
Try this simple activity with your child to guesstimate the age of a tree in your yard and nurture her developing maths skills while you're at it!View Full Activity
In this activity, your child will learn about a style of gardening that uses moss, also called "kokedama."View Full Activity
Grow these wheatgrass and alfalfa friends and watch their hair spring up in just a couple days!View Full Activity
Hatch Your Own Praying Mantises
Hatch a praying mantis egg case in a homemade habitat with your child's help! This is an amazing experiment in science and nature for kids of any age.View Full Activity
Take Science Home with Decomposition
Observe with your third grader what happens when food starts to decompose, and boost science skills simultaneously with this experiment!View Full Activity
Create a brush pile to help wintering wildlife stay warm and cozy through the winter.View Full Activity