14 March 2014

10 Nature Study ideas for spring

1. Make a homemade Nature Study kit to take on spring nature walks.

2. Read books about nature.

3. Go on a nature walk and look for signs of spring.

4. Start a nature journal and record nature walk finds.

5. Get inspired and draw nature.

6. Collect nature walk finds and play nature games.

7. Make a nature display.

8. Enjoy spring and go for a nature bike ride.

9. Do a nature project.

10. Plant a butterfly garden ready for summer.

We have a selection of Nature Study books available to buy at Rainy Days Sunny Days shop.

To celebrate five years of sunnydaytodaymama and our new shop, we have a 10% discount code for all our readers. Use the code SpringFive at the checkout to receive 10% off all orders. The code can be used again and is valid until 31st May 2014.

You can find lots more Nature Study ideas and resources on our Nature Study Pinterest board.

You may also like:

Spring Nature Hunt free printable

Nature photography scavenger hunt

7 Rainy Day Books for Spring

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  1. Lovely ideas, I think I might just have to use some of these :) #CountryKids

  2. What a lovely idea looking for signs of spring

  3. A great list of activities perfect for the season to keep the children entertained and engaged with nature. Thanks for linking up and sharing with Country Kids.

  4. These are some beautiful ideas and i love the nature journal idea.. it works great with older kids specially if they collect things from outside to add.

  5. Working a little nature study into our lives each day is good for the mind, good for the body, good for the soul. Thank you for sharing these ideas and thank you for sharing them at the All Things Link Up this month!

  6. Nice idea! Pre-schooler got a new bike and he loves it to bits so i might add some sketchbooks and pens so that he can draw when he wants to =)

  7. My girls love doing nature studies. Great ideas. Thanks for sharing at the Outdoor Play Party.