July 9, 2013
Getting Started - Tips for Successful Outings
Teaching kids about the outdoors
by keclectic

One of the things I think outdoor outings lend themselves to is teaching children about nature and the natural world.  When I take my child on an outing I want her to know about the environment.  How and when to have a safe fire and the "leave no trace"  philosophy. Being outdoors is fin but it is also a chance to teach our children about caring for our planet. Have there been ways that you have incorporated lessons about our world in your outings with your family? Kai

 

 

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Get wet and muddy. Grab boots and visit a creek or lake where you can skip stones and splash in shallow water. Bring a change of clothes for the ride home.



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