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10 Spring Activities for Parents and Kids


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Week 9: Go on a Nature Walk With Your Kids
A little girl looks through a magnifying glass during a nature walk.

Don't forget to bring along a magnifying glass when you take your kids on a nature walk.

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This week's activity is to go on a nature walk with your kids. It's a great way to exercise together and enjoy the outdoors in the spring. You may find, too, that your kids are a bit more willing to talk when you get them away from their regular setting, and video games, etc.

Where to Go for a Nature Walk:

  • Parks
  • Trails
  • Beaches
  • Wooded areas

Tips for Enjoying Your Nature Walk

  • Choose something to collect, like leaves or bugs
  • Count the number of animals you see
  • Search for animal tracks
  • Listen for animal sounds

Resources for Going on a Nature Walk:

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