Take the classroom outside!
The physical and mental health benefits of spending time outdoors are well documented. In this time of physical distancing, gaining those benefits is both more important — and more challenging than ever. Outdoor activities such as soccer games and playground time are off-limits, but you can take the classroom outside.
Try some of these environmental learning projects for both academic and vitamin D enrichment for kids. And because many families include students at different grade levels, these projects can be tweaked to work for any mixed-ages group.
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