Scroll down for a list of nature inspired activity books and organization resources to learn more about nature, wildlife and the influence of nature on health and wellness.

Nature Inspired Activity Books & Information

The Ultimate Guide to Creating Sustainability Changemakers, by Outdoortopia. https://www.outdoortopia.org/

Creating Kids Play yards – Guide to creating fun spaces for kids and families. (Adjust PDF view if page reads sideways)

Sharing Nature with Children & Journey to the Heart of Nature, Joseph Cornellhttps://www.sharingnature.com/   

Opening the World Through Nature Journaling. John Muir Laws. https://johnmuirlaws.com 

The Curious Guide & Nature Connection and The Nature Connection, An Outdoor Workbook for Kids, Families and Classrooms. Clare Walker Leslie. http://www.clarewalkerleslie.com/

My Nature Book – A Journal & Activity Book for Kids. Linda Kranz. http://www.lindakranz.com/   

Teaching Kids to Love the Earth. Marina Lachecki.

Heart-Centered Teaching, Inspired by Nature. Nancy Rosenow. see Nature Explore.

Through the Eyes of John Muir, Practices in Environmental Stewardship, Grades 3 and 4. Janice Kelley.

Additional Nature Focused Organizations

Children and Nature Network (CNN) 

Cornell Lab of Ornithology

Nature’s Notebook (record observations online)

National Wildlife Federation

National Park Service – Prescription for Health

National Park and Recreation Association – Prescribing Parks for Health Success Stories

Ten Strands (environmental education resources)