Nature Detectives

Engaging – Field Based Learning – Hands on Fun!

            “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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Nature Detectives activities are customized for each site

  • Schools. 1-hour weekly after school programs on campus, guest artist or artist-in-residence during school day. Each of our three themed programs lasts eight weeks. Many can be offered as single sessions.   Link to our individual Program Descriptions: Fall – Meet a Tree: Habitats for Wildlife; Holiday Sense of Wonder nature gifts; Winter Wisdom and Spring – Nature in Motion.
  • Museums, libraries, parks or historic sites. Staff training to organize site-based Nature Detectives programs. A leader orientation guide includes how to organize a program that includes lesson plans, activity photos, handouts, ID cards, supply list and resources.