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Science & Nature Activities for Ages 3-5

Science & Nature Activities for Ages 3-5

 
Reduce, reuse, recycle . . . to create, build, and learn.
Create a sanctuary to explore and nurture the natural world — no matter where you live.
Step outside to discover a wealth of nature-inspired learning opportunities.
What do flowers, trees, bugs, birds, and your child have in common? They all flourish outside!
P&C November 2006 birdhouse project
A blizzard of playful activities that you can do outdoors and in.
Can you hear the sound of rain?
These five autumn activities will help your 3-5-year-old take a closer look at fall leaves.
The season's colors and textures provide a harvest of natural playthings to collect, observe, and manipulate.
Encourage your child to experience the natural world to enhance learning.
Keep your child exploring and playing all summer long.
Try a different kind of finger painting.
By looking inside simple machines, your child will learn about how parts make a whole.
Catch the critters that come out at night.
This versatile vegetable project is a treat for the eyes and the mouth.

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