Nature Books for Kids: Leaf Jumpers

This featured nature book for kids Leaf Jumpers is a picture book written by Carole Gerber. Leaf Jumpers is a fun story for kiddos ages 3-7 about children’s connection with leaves in the fall. My Experience with Leaf Jumpers I have used this featured nature book for kids for a story hour. We…

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Nature Books for Kids: Squirrel’s Fall Search

This featured nature book for kids Squirrel’s Fall Search is a picture book written by Anita Loughrey. Squirrel’s Fall Search is a fun introduction for kids 4-6 on the behavior change squirrels exhibit when fall comes. My Experience with Squirrel’s Fall Search I have used this featured nature book for kids for a story…

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Nature Books for Kids: Pumpkin Circle

This featured nature book for kids Pumpkin Circle: The Story of a Garden  is a picture book written by George Levenson. Pumpkin Circle highlights the life cycle of the garden pumpkin written for children ages 5-8 years old. This non-fictional book provides plenty of photography to help children grasp the stages of the…

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Nature Crafts for Kids: Pumpkin Lifecycle Wreath

For an educational and fun craft in the fall consider making this pumpkin lifecycle wreath. Developed to accompany the story Pumpkin Circle: The Story of a Garden by George Levenson, this craft requires few materials as well as reviews the lifecycle of the garden pumpkin. In order to make this craft…

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Sunday Snippet: Amazing Apples

It is absolutely, positutely, 100% fall (at least according to the position of the Earth’s axis in relation to the sun!) and we took full advantage of our fantastic fall weather this Sunday by going to Uncle John’s Cider Mill in St. John’s, Michigan. This cider mill is one of…

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