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Maple Syruping with Kids

If you live in an area with Sugar Maple trees and are a parent, teacher, or neighbor of kids, I strongly encourage you to consider “Sugaring” with them.  Maple sap runs during the school year, making a Maple Project the perfect seasonal … Continue reading

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Foliage Games and Activities

Why do leaves change color?  Why do leaves fall from the trees in the fall? These questions are common for those working or playing outside with inquisitive young people.  Every fall, I make sure to address these questions in a … Continue reading

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Rainy Days

Ok, so imagine your title is “Garden Educator.”  Your classroom is a school garden.  It’s lush and chock full of natural learning experiences every week as the seasons pass.  You work after school with students in the garden, so are … Continue reading

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