Outdoor Activities for Kids: Snowshoe Experiment

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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Outdoor Distractions: Winter Wonder

With a winter that has been very mild it is bound to make kiddos go crazy; they crave that white fluffy stuff that they can make into balls and throw at things. Well, last night gave them the ammunition they so desperately wanted. With that comes the inattention that I,…

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Getting Ready for Winter Center

Centers are a very useful tool in teaching but making them can be time consuming and sometimes difficult. Here is a teaching center focused on animals and how they get ready for the winter using pictures of animals before winter and during winter to encourage the children to use their…

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Animals Getting Ready for Winter

Beginning in September some birds and some insects start to make their way to their winter homes. Many song birds and waterfowl leave their summer homes due to lack of appropriate food sources. This movement is called migration. Ducks and geese are among the most commonly referred to migrators because…

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