Here is a short list of some activities for all ages to enjoy at our
preserves, at home, or just about any patch of earth you can find:
1. Pocket Nature Journal Series: This print and fold nature series boasts a new topic each Friday in a take along form for print or your phone. Additional activities are listed for each week's theme as well. WFLT has partnered with local land trusts and conservation organizations to make this possible.
4. Wander My Way Leigh Hayes, Master Naturalist, resident of
Bridgton, keeps a blog- a wonderful resource for learning about what
you can experience and learn about in your local woods.
6. Reading the Forested Landscape - In this 3-part film, you'll go into the woods with Tom Wessels,
New England ecologist, professor, and environmentalist as he covers many of the topics in detail, providing another opportunity for you to enhance your own "forest forensics" skills.
7. Lunchtime Live - Every weekday at 12 pm EST join educators as they
highlight a different animal/topic live video
9. Phenology Activity Book (and answer key)
Monday, Tuesday, and Thursdays at 11:15 AM
11. The Hidden Worlds of the National Parks - virtual tours of the
12. Brains On Podcast - science podcast for kids and curious adults from American Public Media
And for more ideas if you run through this list, you can find a wealth of
educational activities for all ages through the MEEA website linked below.
April Vacation Family Activities
Image: Maine Montessori