Engaging – Place-Based Learning – Hands on Fun!
At School, At Home, or in the Neighborhood
“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
Contact Janice to learn more about these customized programs. NOTE: ** Online programs are offered instead of meeting in person for fall session.
Preview sample Trees as Habitat flier – (fall)
Preview sample Winter Wisdom flier
Preview sample Nature in Motion flier
These loosely structured one-hour sessions can stand alone or work together to combine outdoor learning experiences with indoor art projects. Nature Detectives programs are mobile. They can happen on a school campus, in the neighborhood, nature center, museum or other site where children gather after school, or as a family event on weekends
Activities integrate science, literacy and the arts so students and their families can enjoy opportunities to develop an understanding and respect for the outdoor world – plants, animals, places, landscape – and create meaningful connections as the outcome.