Sometimes the weather makes it difficult to connect with nature.
And the winter months present several challenges -- nature is no longer in 'full bloom' and cold weather has set in which usually means less time outside.
But I love a good challenge ;)
Whatever the weather, I think it's important to encourage the kids to learn about the world around us.
Plus, there's all those amazing benefits toconnecting with nature whether you are inside or outside - increased creativity and problem-solving, enhanced performance at school, improved eyesight, lower stress -- we all need a bit of nature in our day.
So today, let's take a peek inside nature with this easy INDOOR science activity.