NATURE JOURNAL IDEAS FOR KIDS

If you’re looking for unique nature journal ideas for kids to use alongside your regular homeschool or public school elementary science curriculum, use these tips for inspiration.

As a homeschooling family living in a remote northern boreal forest, nature studies form an important part of our home education. Sometimes we use forest schooling techniques.

Nature journals help your children take note of what nature has to offer in your area.  And nature journal ideas for kids around drawing or story writing add excitement to earth science classes for older kids.

> a bug catcher kit > magnifying glass > art supplies > ruler > pencil

WHAT YOU NEED TO USE NATURE JOURNALS IN YOUR HOMESCHOOL

Maybe your nature studies include a trip to the local botanical garden. Or you could plan family and preschool nature studies down to the beach to observe tide pool animals.

WAYS TO USE NATURE JOURNALS IN YOUR HOMESCHOOL

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