Nature Books for Kids: Owl Moon

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This featured nature book for kids Owl Moon is a fictional picture book written by Jane Yolen that received the Caldecott Award in 1988. Owl Moon is a great introduction to owling for kiddos ages 3-7. My Experience with Owl Moon I have used this featured nature book for kids for a story hour. We started…

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Sunday Snippet: Searching for Snowies

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Searching for owls can be an exhilarating and memorable activity for the family, but don’t just let your expectations that owling has to happen at night hinder your desire to find these incredible creatures. Recently, I took my two and a half year old out with our binoculars and went…

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Nature Books for Kids: The Longest Night

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This featured nature book for kids The Longest Night is a fictional picture book written by Marion Dane Bauer. The Longest Night is a fictitious look at the winter solstice for kiddos ages 4-7. My Experience with The Longest Night I have used this featured nature book for kids for a story hour.…

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Outdoor Activities for Kids: Snowshoe Experiment

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With the falling snow comes the desire to get outside and play! Many recreational activities take place in the snow including snowboarding, sledding, and snowshoeing. Snowshoeing can be a really fun and engaging activity for the entire family from infants to adults. Get your kiddos interested and excited about going…

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Nature Books for Kids: Evergreens are Green

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This featured nature book for kids Evergreens are Green is a science emergent reader photo book written by Susan Canizares. Evergreens are Green is a simple nonfiction comparison of evergreen trees and deciduous trees throughout the season for kiddos ages 4-8. My Experience with Evergreens are Green I have used this featured nature book…

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Nature Crafts for Kids: Scat Pal

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For a recent story hour, Track that Scat, we made scat pals. To create this craft you will need: Self-hardening clay Googly eyes Split peas Craft grass Cotton balls Bird seed The children were able to create whatever shaped scat they wanted to and add different components to make it…

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Nature Books for Kids: Track that Scat

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This featured nature book for kids Track that Scat is a picture book written by Lisa Morlock. Track that Scat is a silly story for kiddos ages 4-7 about tracking via animal scat and tracks. My Experience with Track that Scat I have used this featured nature book for kids for a story hour…

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Nature Books for Kids: I’m a Turkey

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This featured nature book for kids I’m a Turkey is a picture book written by Jim Arnosky. I’m a Turkey is a fun story for kiddos ages 3-8 about wild turkeys with an accompanying downloadable song (not mobile friendly). My Experience with I’m a Turkey I have used this featured nature book for…

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