“Going outside the classroom – and observing what is right there – that is where meaningful learning happens.”
Lilian Katz, Professor Emerita of Early Childhood Education, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign…
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Let's Go Chipper is an award-winning nature-inspired, play-based learning program for parents, educators, and communities. Through a series of stories, apps, activities, and community programs Chipper and friends educate and enrich children pre-k through third grade.
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There are many state and local parks accessible - even within walking distance that you might not even know about. Sitting down with your children to explore your own local maps and destinations is a wonderful opportunity to talk about how our land is preserved and the wonderful ways you can engage with it.
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