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Art Projects with a Difference – Sun Art Paper

Coming up with new and exciting art projects for children can be difficult, and let’s face it, there is only so much glitter you can face vacuuming up… However, with sun art paper you can make fascinating creations that not … Continue reading

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Top 3 Best Selling Classroom Nature Projects

With the children all back at school or homeschool, it is time to turn our attention to nature projects. Children can learn so much from nature, but you don’t need to be outside to appreciate nature, some of our live … Continue reading

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Winter Nature Projects – Studying Life Cycles

It may be cold and snowy outside (very snowy depending on where you live), but that doesn’t mean that you can’t study nature and enjoy learning about the life cycles of various creatures. While we have lots of different live … Continue reading

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Mommy Teaches – About the life cycle of butterflies

Here at Nature Gift Stores we thrive on positive feedback, so we were thrilled when we came across a fantastic blog post from Mommy Teaches, Diary of a Teacher-Mom, who wrote of her experience of our live butterfly kit with … Continue reading

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Frogs as Pets for Children

Frogs make great pets, and either for the home or for the school classroom they are perfect for children to observe nature up close and personal. There are many different types of frogs that make excellent pet choices for smaller … Continue reading

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Nature Projects for Fall: Fallen Leaves

Fall is a great time for nature watching, the change of season brings such a festival of color and texture to our landscapes. Lots of creatures are busying themselves preparing for the winter ahead, gathering nuts, making nests and finding … Continue reading

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Flower Pressing for Children

Summer is such a lovely visual time of year, full of brightly colored blooms and flowers, sadly they don’t stay around for long and before we know it those vivid colors will be lost for another year. However, there is … Continue reading

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