Activities: Nature Walks

Activities: Nature Walks

Feb 22

How: Take a walk to your neighborhood park, or just walk around the block.  Pick up leaves, sticks, rocks, and anything else your child finds interesting.  Talk about the things you find, where they come from, and what you can do with them.  When you get back home, put the natural, found materials out in a basket or on a table with some paints, glue, and paper and let your child go at it! ...

Have You Ever Seen A Child Play With A Box?

Have You Ever Seen A Child Play With A Box?

Feb 20

How: Give your child a box, any box, and let them play!  Check out this amazing children’s book called Not A Box and read it to your child (Not A Stick is another great book in the same series).  See what they turn the box into.  If they get bored with just playing with it, try adding some art materials like paint, glue, markers, or crayons and see what happens, or try adding other...