The progression of the children'x weaving and wool interests stemed from this group weaving project
"Loose parts possess infinite play possibilities. They offer multiple rather than single outcomes: no specific set of directions accompanies them; no single result is inevitable."
Ten obvious truths about educating kids that keep getting ignored - The Washington Post
Placing a bug abode in the garden increases the chances that beneficial insects will naturally visit. Here's how to design a bug hotel.
Reflection/shadow play using natural materials. Nido La Casa Amarilla
Creative space, beautiful materials, children can not be forced to produce art, they can only be enticed.
DIY wooden Texture Stamps - Easy to make!
Worm bins and worm farming
Learning with Nature: What happens with our trash? This fun science experiment is a perfect nature activity for Earth Day or Earth Month! From Rain or Shine Mamma.
Make your own nature stones. Collect leaves, nuts, seed heads; press into home-made salt-dough and bake in oven. Paint or varnish.