Tag Archives for " Nature Notebooks "

How to Create Your Own Nature Notebook

SuppliesA sketch pad made with at least 65 lb paper, 5.5” x 8.5” size or 9” x 12” size, works best. Paper weight is determined by how much 500 sheets (a ream) of 24” x 36” paper weighs. This heavier paper works better for inks and water color pencils. Water color paints can be carefully […]

Continue reading

Nature Notebooks

​I would like to show you how easy it is to introduce and integrate science, art, and literature into your homeschool curriculum through nature studies.In the previous article, I shared the importance of establishing the habit of a daily walk with your children. I had already been walking regularly with my children for almost a […]

Continue reading

Nature Studies, Nature Notebooks: A Parent Child Journey

​Do you feel intimidated by science? Are you one of the many in our culture that has had distasteful experiences in school, turning you off to natural science? If you are homeschooling, have your friends asked the invariable “What about science” question? Many people suppose that science can only be taught and learned in the […]

Continue reading