Nature Books for Kids: A Wood Frog’s Life

This featured nature book for kids A Wood Frog’s Life is a picture book written and illustrated by John Himmelman for children ages 5 and up. My Experience with A Wood Frog’s Life I have used this featured nature book for kids for a story hour and for spring break camp. We started the…

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10 Awesome Nature Day Care Pics

We have been fortunate to be able to send our little one to a nature day care close to the nature center I work at. Not only is our daycare provider an amazing woman that organizes fantastic activities and really aligns with our style of parenting but she also sees…

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Nature Books for Kids: Noisy Frog Sing-Along

This featured nature book for kids Noisy Frog Sing-Along is a picture book written by John Himmelman. Noisy Frog Sing-Along is an interactive book of noises for children ages 4-6. This book gets children engaged with their sense of sound and breaks the expectations that all frogs say “ribbit” in a fun and intriguing…

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Frogging for the Family

Some of the most popular programs that we offer at the nature center are programs revolving around catching frogs. Everyone has a story about how they went out with their brother or sister, their mom or dad, or even their neighborhood friends catching frogs in the local creek or vernal…

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Sunday Snippet: Time Change with a Toddler

Daylight savings time- that amazing thing that grants you an extra hour in the fall and then rips it out of your life come spring again. This notion was meh in elementary school and middle school, awful in high school and even more dreadful in college. After experiencing the give…

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April E-Newsletter

April is here and so is the April e-newsletter! This issue covers topics such vernal pools, frogs, buds and themed decorations, centers and snacks. Take a look and get inspired to take your students outside and enjoy the April air! April 2014

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