Discovery Guides feature all  Nature Detectives activities, instructions, supplies and photos so site leaders, teachers, and homeschoolers can lead their own programs.

Contact Janice at to learn more about the Leader Orientation Program and licensing arrangements for your site.

Describes benefits of the child-nature connection and best practices for our programs.


Activities children enjoy all year long.








Observation of trees, leaves, landscapes and creatures that live in them



Sensory awareness, deep listening and music of the rain


Celebrate new flowers blooming, butterflies, birds with art projects and scavenger hunts