Homeschooling parent and writer/creator at the site Childhood by Nature, a site dedicated to helping children become young naturalists and develop an awareness of the natural world in a more balanced way, multi-sensory way.
Learning through experience outside nature. Focusing on fun activities such as scavenger hunts, journaling, field observation and art.
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MA in science writing from New York University. BS in Biology from Rutgers University.
I am a nature expert and enthusiast as well as a professional science writer and former nonprofit communications specialist. My work has appeared in Discovery Channel, History Channel, CBS, ABC, National Geographic. My blog, Childhood by Nature, shares many ideas for engaging children with nature.
Kindergarten, 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th, Homeschool, Not Grade Specific
English Language Arts, Specialty, Science, Biology, Earth Sciences, Environment, Other (Science), Other (Specialty), Curriculum & Instruction, For All Subject Areas, Writing, Holidays/Seasonal, Autumn, Winter, Spring