Nature Spaces

Nature Spaces Nature Spaces
Having areas where we can be active and observe nature is key to both our heath and understanding our world.

Activity Ideas
Nature Play
Encourage students and community to use nature playscapes for playing, parties, special events, even fundraising.
Community Garden
Use and invite others to use your community garden. Form community partnerships to maintain the garden.
Outdoor Exploration
Map out suitable outdoor exploration areas such as ponds, butterfly gardens, or bird observation areas (houses) for use by students, teachers and families.
Outdoor Reflection
Set aside time to read and reflect in the outdoor classroom.
Special Places
Inspire students to create special play spaces with natural materials.


Visit the Resources page for more ideas.

Texas Parks & Wildlife
Texas Education Agency
Blue Cross Blue Shield
TASC Student Council
Texas Dept. of Agriculture
Texas Children in Nature
Texas Computer Education Association