Homeschool Naturalists Celebrate Spring

by Bailey Zook, Teaching Naturalist On the first Monday of April, MNHC’s amazing volunteer Claudia joined me to facilitate the final Middle School Homeschool Naturalists class for the 2019-20 school year. These students are bright, curious, kind, thoughtful,...

Signs of Spring Scavenger Hunt

Teaching Naturalist Jenah Mead shares a fun family activity: a Signs of Spring Scavenger Hunt! Look for wildflowers, frog eggs, birds singing, tree buds, insects, bird nests, worms, turtles, woodpeckers drumming, and puddles – and come up with your own signs of...

Make Your Own Phenology Wheel!

Looking for something fun to do while we’re all practicing social distancing? Turn your nature observations into art with your own phenology wheel or phenology journal! Phenology is the observation of the seasonal and cyclic changes in the natural world. When...