Self Led Nature Activities & Educational Videos

Below are some PDFs for at home nature activities for kids of different ages. Click the link to download the documents and then get outside!

Adopt a Tree Activity

Deepen your awareness of trees over time by observing your own special tree.

Backyard Bioblitz Activities

Discover the biodiversity in your backyard or local park by surveying all the different species you can find.

Backyard Bioblitz Activity Sheet

Bioblitz Earth Day Sheet

Biomimicry Super Hero!

Create your own Super Hero inspired by the adaptions of plants and animals.

Fairy House Activity

Build miniature homes and villages out of natural materials.

Micro Exploration

Pretend you are the size of an ant and explore the miniature world of your backyard!

How old is that Stone Wall?

Learn about lichen and how you can use it to determine the age of a stone wall.

Natural Navigation Challenge

Learn how to use the sun, the trees, and the stars or orient yourself outside.

Nighttime Color Challenge

Learn about cones and rods and test your night vision!

Scavenger Hunts & Hikes

Citizen Science

Check out our videos and live streams on social media!

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Woodcock Nature Center

56 Deer Run Road, Wilton, CT 06897

P (203) 762-7280

F (203) 834-0062

Our mission is to connect people to the habitats, plants and animals of Southwestern CT through programs that build awareness, nurture understanding, and advance conservation. 

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