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Last week, Mary Rivkin and Nancy Rosenow, the authors of Spotlight on Young Children and Nature participated in an online National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC) event. They answered questions about connecting young children with nature. I … READ MORE
Last week I talked about some different projects children can do to take care of the birds on the preschool playground. Now comes the next step, scientific observation! How do the birds move? What do they sound like? What colors … READ MORE
Having a class pet is a fun idea, but not always practical or allowed. So, if you want your children to learn while taking care of an animal, you could take care of the animals on your preschool playground. Now … READ MORE
“The exposure to nature restores our cognitive functions, enabling us to concentrate better.” ~ Stephen Mayer, professor of psychology at Oberlin University. In September, we talked about school starting and getting back into the educational aspects of the indoor and … READ MORE