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Reader Stories: Nature Study Projects - Show off Your Nature Study Projects

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Whether a formal lesson or an impromptu nature walk, children love being out in nature. Nature journals are perfect to encourage children to record and sketch what they observe. There are many crafts and projects that can be done out in nature. Share your projects and sketches with us.

Poinsettia Observations

Observing the poinsettia plant, we first sketched the plant in our nature journals. We used water colors to paint the poinsettias. We discussed the leaves and flowers. The children enjoyed the projec…More

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