Are you a current Nature Program volunteer? This page has resources to help you prepare for classroom visits, from lesson plans, to tips for taking kids outside, student certificates, and more!
Nearby Nature our online publication holds a treasure trove of natural science lessons and explorations designed to get children and adults outside learning together in every season.
- Volunteer Information Packet – for ALL OUT
- Nearby Nature from Home – tips for using in remote learning plans
- Being Outside With Children
- Standards Alignment Chart Sample for Spiders
- The Nature Program – Program Manual
- Student Certificate K-6
- Volunteer Recruitment Flier
- Volunteer Flyer General
- Classroom and Teacher Feedback for Volunteers; a MS Word document you can personalize and provide to your teacher and request valuable insight into how the program could improve at you school.
- Schoolyard Mini-Grants Information
And some resources just for you and your family: