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National Parks Unit Resources

Curriculum: Traveling the Parks (The Waldock Way) Book Seeds Profiles in Science: John Muir (Blossom & Root) Traveling the Parks uses guided lessons with a Student Notebook as a way to pretend to travel to National Parks throughout the U.S. together, learn about the parks in an engaging way, and includes wholistic learning. The curriculum… Continue reading National Parks Unit Resources

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Monarch Butterfly Nature Study

Monarch-Specific Books: Monarch Butterfly by Gail Gibbons Monarch and Milkweed by Helen Frost and Leonid Gore Hello, Little One: A Monarch Butterfly Story by Zeena Pliska We Travel So Far by Laura Knowles (Monarch Butterflies, pages 24-25) Song of the Wild (Monarch Butterflies, pages 96-97) Nature Anatomy by Julia Rothman (Monarch Migration, page 74) The Butterfly… Continue reading Monarch Butterfly Nature Study

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Favorite Nature Play Books

"Giving your children time to engage in free play is like giving them a very special gift--a gfit that keeps on giving, preparing children for adulthood by cultivating and nurturing essential life skills. Play allows children opportunities to get creative, to pratice regulating emotions, to enhance social development, and even to learn about themselves inthe… Continue reading Favorite Nature Play Books