Nature Worth Observing Includes:
- Introduction to nature study
- Picture painting and sight-seeing exercises for each season.
- Field Crop exercise
- Follows 6 trees through each season
- The Night Sky (based off of a parent’s review article written by Charlotte)
- Calendar of Firsts lesson
- Supply List
- Living Book List
- Nature Themed Activities
- Poetry Packet
- 43 different Nature Study
- 84 page Nature Journal
213 pages in total
Nature Worth Observing Journal Includes:
44 page spiral bound watercolor nature journal
- left hand side for watercolor brush work
- Page titled with specific nature study corresponding with each lesson in Nature Worth Observing.
- Place for date
- Place for scientific name
- Right Hand side with lined paper for written narration, related poem, personal poem, or personal thoughts.
- 98 Lbs. cold press watercolor paper optimal to prevent bleeding or bucking.
Poetry Packet includes:
Poems that correlate with nature study for reciting or just to read and share in the delight together.
Nature Worth Observing
“An observant child should be put in the way of things worth observing.” -Charlotte Mason
Based off of Charlotte Mason’s Philosophy of Education and her first volume: Home Education.
Charlotte provided various direction on the importance of nature study, how, and what specifically to study. Nature Worth Observing takes all of which is suggested and puts it into a clear cut lesson plan. Nature Worth Observing correlates each lesson with nature observational prompts from Anna Comstocks hand book of nature study.
Each nature study can be conducted by use of the out of door. However, if you are looking to simplify, order from the supply list below.
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Links to Supplies:
Window Bird Feeder
Tadpole to Frog Growing Kit with 2 Live Tadpoles Sent with Kit
Insect Lore Giant Butterfly Kit: Voucher For 5 Caterpillars