Inquiry & Place-Based Learning ~ Hands on Fun!  At School, Home, Park, Nature Center or Public  Garden

  Flexible Schedules: Typically 4 weeks. Each seasonal theme features 8 different activities.   Our “All Season” Guide ” features more than a dozen ADDITIONAL activities.

            “Part of the appeal of Nature Detectives program is the possibility of bringing kids outside to reconnect with the little patches of nature that often times go unnoticed, using a relatively unstructured approach.”                                                                                           Mom of third grade Nature Detective

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.Fall “Trees as Habitat” studies trees as living systems and as habitat to sustain life for animals, birds and insects.
winter, wisdom, art, drawing, rain, rainsticks, programs, nature, music, sensory awareness, senses, playful learning, chill, rain
Winter Wisdom creates opportunities for using our senses for deep listening and observation, and creating earth music to mimic rain.
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Spring “Nature in Motion” with stories and art, the emerging of flowers, plants, insects and pollinators.