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Nature Rocks
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Join @nature_org's #NatureWorks Everywhere & @NSTA on 10/6 for a free webinar - "Bringing Nature into the Classroom" nature.ly/1CJfKLg
The parents of Nature Rocks take a look back at the summer of 2014 and at what helped us grow as parents the most: nature.ly/1tDnDvk
There are two gifts we must give our children: One is roots, the other is wings. pic.twitter.com/eT3Rt4PSFY
What makes a great #recess for every kid? Ask yourself the following questions: nature.ly/1t5Hlzs #backtoschool (via @Playworks)
A new study shows that kids who ditch smartphones for outdoor fun are ‘substantially’ better at reading emotions: nature.ly/1t5FDy8
Enter for a chance to #win4recess. Snag $1,000 of playground equipment! playworks.org/win4recess NoPurchNec.4rulesC bit.ly/VIQ5k4
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We're excited to be featured in a new @HuffPostParents piece outlining how #nature helps #kids live & learn better: nature.ly/1Ca2OgW
Scientists are using remote cameras to document & protect #wildlife. In the process, they're getting amazing photos: nature.ly/1Cruqyf
We love this new #WeAretheWild campaign and video from @Wilderness: nature.ly/1Cr196V
.@kindies_rock @TorontoWaldorf That is great to hear! Thanks for sharing!
Turn summer nature activities into #enviroed lessons for students! Ideas to start with in new @EEWeek blog post: nature.ly/1tVzfKA
For the long #LaborDayWeekend, we've put together our favorite posts with tips for #camping with #kids: nature.ly/1tWOGlw
This #backtoschool season, one mom is making a pact with her daughter that back to school does not mean back inside: nature.ly/1C0ejaT
“Nature is a powerful teacher.” In our news round up, the educational value of going outside: nature.ly/1tQZm5c pic.twitter.com/9RT2UUSzDb
MT @explorsomething Happy 98th Birthday to the @NatlParkService. All National Parks parks are open for free today!
Do kids learn better outdoors? Take a look! goo.gl/QKSaBz
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Nature benefits the way children live & learn. Check out this great infographic from @NatureRocks to learn more. bit.ly/1pq6EwJ
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Great tips! MT @Nature_DCMDVA Check this out! RT @MotherNatureNet: 5 ways to #green your child's classroom bit.ly/otB4sb #education
Play improves kid's emotional wellbeing, says new report by the Children's Play Policy Forum: nature.ly/1tv3url pic.twitter.com/5uokEgpGgr
Vote for @nature_org's digital education platform in the SXSWedu Panel Picker: nature.ly/1tfNolm pic.twitter.com/JJh3VZ8zHN
MT @RangerRickMag Ways that you and the kids can celebrate #SharkWeek bit.ly/1oP36zq
Do you have fond summer memories of #fireflies? Learn how you can help scientists track these special insects: nature.ly/1sHQTke
"Time in the classroom may be less important than time on the playground." New @nprnews report on the power of play: nature.ly/1B9bdRo
Learning to appreciate the small things, and 5 other reasons to take your kids camping this summer nature.ly/1AXUalb (via @TreeHugger)
Check out our 2014 Summer Activity Guide for creative #nature activities for #kids: nature.ly/1AS3sz7 pic.twitter.com/Ogzmogu9nO
Increase of 30% in long-distance hiking in 2014 via @nytimes nature.ly/1APm6I2 pic.twitter.com/Ugydrg6ng9
A few simple ideas to help grandparents (or busy parents) get the kids outside: nature.ly/1rRXTL6 pic.twitter.com/wZMlsLemiO
Why our children need to get outside and engage with nature, via @guardian nature.ly/1AyTJ0x
New study shows that schoolyards featuring natural terrain foster feelings of competance, reduce stress in children: nature.ly/1ricH5g
There are many ways - and many reasons - to get out and experience #nature in your local #park! nature.ly/1A2Vva1 #JulyOUTisIN