Nature Crafts for Kids: Whirligig Beetle Top

Whirligig beetles are an interesting inhabitant of rivers and ponds. They are aquatic beetles that spend a lot of time in community groups where they scoot around on top of the water. They will also move across the water in a spinning motion. To highlight these interesting critters I created…

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Nature Books for Kids: In the Small, Small Pond

This featured nature book for kids In the Small, Small Pond is a picture book written by Denise Fleming. In the Small, Small Pond is a short and concise story for children ages 4-8. This book introduces children to the inhabitants of ponds in a fun and age-appropriate way. My Experience with In the Small,…

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