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What are you doing to re-connect children with nature? (164)

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Forest School Trainings in the United States,.....Who's doing it?

Hello Everyone! I am looking to create a network of people who are teaching and mentoring children outdoors with a forest school approach.…

Started by Amy Butler

9 Jan 12, 2015
Reply by Nicolette Sowder

Children's and Teen Health Summit

Hello, friends! Our very own Cheryl Charles will be presenting at the ONLINE Chiildren and Teen Health Summit that begins Monday, November…

Started by Carla Atherton

0 Oct 31, 2014

Looking for help

I am a colleges student and I will be working in a  research project. My topic is how nature could be use as a  therapeutic tool for young…

Started by Alicia Jimenez

5 Oct 27, 2014
Reply by Gerhardus John van der Merwe

Outdoors and Winter

Hello everyone! I'm curious to know how everyone seeks time to incorporate nature in the winter with themselves and with their students/ch…

Started by Elizabeth Vicini

1 Oct 15, 2014
Reply by Kris Antonius

Outdoor essentials

My 19-year-old son and I did a lengthy backpacking trip in the George Washington National Forest in Virginia that we completed just in time…

Started by Bernard Adelsberger

0 Jun 12, 2014

Straw....and Houses....The Three Little Pigs Revisited

The beloved child hood story of the Three Little Pigs, included a straw house.  Unfortunately, a wolf blew down that straw home.   The mode…

Started by Strawmanor

0 May 8, 2014


West Kingston Elementary School (WKES) participated in our first ever "Outdoor Challenge" – a school wide competition to encourage the WKES…

Started by Jeanine Silversmith

0 May 8, 2014

Planting a Tree to Celebrate my Daughter's Birth

My wife and I are expecting our first child in May.  I’d like to buy a sapling or small tree, something planted within the last year or so,…

Started by David Brodie

0 Apr 16, 2014

Weaving Willow Tunnels

see insights and images of building willow tunnels by foolishNATURE here: tunneling into school

Started by morgan e zigler

0 Apr 1, 2014

The Animal Olympics in Vermont

Children at small rural school here in Vermont are celebrating the 2014 Winter Olympics by creating the Animal Olympics in the forest behin…

Started by Amy Butler

0 Feb 18, 2014


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