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Outdoor Activities for Ages 3-5

Outdoor Activities for Ages 3-5

 
If the weather is not cooperating and you can't go outside, set up camp indoors with a cozy reading fort.
Try these shiny new suggestions for kids tired of snowmen and snowball fights!
Uncover the math learning opportunities of this classic summer activity.
Kids love digging holes and building castles with sand, but this ancient play stuff is packed with possibilities that go beyond the pail.
Whether it's the sun or the moon that's shining brightly in the sky, the outdoors encourages all sorts of new places to kick back as a family and enjoy reading.
Introduce simple, classic games to keep kids busy and moving.
Whoosh! This great craft will teach your child the power of a summer breeze.
Get fit and promote cooperation with these family activities.
Pack a basket with learning opportunities for your child.
Science springs to life when little ones move with the breeze.
Get out and soak up the spring season with your children.
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.
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