Biomimicry: Build Like A Beaver

October 17, 2017 - Earth Friends, Preschool

October 10th, 2017 Today was all about using our nature engineering skills to build a dam and discover the best materials for dam building and put ourselves in the mind of a beaver.  We started our afternoon by revealing our chlorophyll experiment from the previous week.  We had collected leaves of different colors, torn them… Read more »

Wet, Wild and Wormy

May 6, 2016 - Preschool, Preschool Weekly

The weather this week as reminded Nature Preschool how important rain is to transform the spring forest! There is so much green to be seen! Spice bush leaves are speckled with raindrops as they limit our sight through the emerging brush. With rain, comes mud and worms, two of Nature Preschool’s favorite things! This week… Read more »

Earth Week

April 29, 2016 - Preschool, Preschool Weekly

Nature Preschool was so excited for Earth week! We celebrated mud, water, wildlife and the wonderful weather Mother Earth provides us with! We touch on concepts such as erosion, run off, pollution prevention and the watershed. The families joined us in the middle of our week for an Earth Day hike. The children and teachers led… Read more »