Nature Walks

cary nc preschoolIf you are like us, you LOVE to be outside. For some kids putting down their electronics and getting out into nature can be equivalent to doing chores. I found this amazing blog that includes 100 Thing to do Before, During, or After a Nature Walk. The Author, Jimmie, has created this amazing list to help parents create an experience for their children that will help expand their minds and encourage them to get outside. Her list includes ideas such as:

  1. Creating a pond viewer with instruction on how to do so
  2. Create and use a scavenger hunt list while on your walk
  3. Shooting rocks out of a slingshot
  4. Creating art with objects you found on your adventure
  5. Creating stories using mythical creatures that could inhabit your forest

This is just a sampling of Jimmie’s blog. I encourage you to check it out, grab your science journal, and get outside!

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