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Backyard Activities

Explore the Outdoors! Get outside and connect learning to nature. 

Children will hone their observation skills in nature with this fun activities that you can do outside in your backyard or from your window.

POLLINATOR CRAFTS & CHALLENGES

Make your own seed-bombs and more!

Pollinator-Palooza Activity 

Citizen Science Activity (PDF)

Make seed-bombs

MIGRATORY BIRD DAY CRAFTS

Make your own binoculars and more!

Bird Matching Game (PDF)   

Backyard Bird Buffet (PDF)

Make Binoculars (PDF)

CITY NATURE CHALLENGE AND COLORING SHEET

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Get Crafty with Nature

Connect with nature and engage your creative side. Let nature be your artistic inspiration and your craft
materials as you complete various nature craft activities

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Backyard Bingo

Children will hone their observation skills in nature with this fun activity that you can do outside in your backyard or from your window. 

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Backyard Birding

This lesson will introduce you to backyard bird conservation, teach you how to build a bird feeder out of recycled materials, and get you outside looking for some birds in your own backyard!

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Migration Challenge

In this activity, you and your family will race other “birds” through an in-home obstacle course to better feeding grounds.

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Connecting with Trees

Trees play an important part in our world. Help your child learn about and connect with nature’s lungs through the guided Nature Play activity.

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