Blue Mango LLC – Preschool in the Woods: A Look Inside a Denver Forest Kindergarten

In the Unconventional Guide to Improving Handwriting Skills, I set out on a small task that suddenly consumed me with overwhelming information, research and expert opinions on why unstructured outdoor play and loose parts for toys were really the foundation of fine motor skills. After all my research, I was very excited to find that a new forest kindergarten…

UpWorthy – See adorable photos of 7 ‘forest schools’ from around the country.

Ahh, there’s nothing better than some time with Mother Nature. Breathing the fresh air, being unplugged and disconnected, experiencing the peacefulness of the outdoors … it’s pretty fantastic. When kids go outside and play in nature, there are real benefits to both physical health and emotional well-being. The only problem is, kids are spending less time in nature…