Outdoor Play for Every Day: A parent's guide to overcoming common obstacles for kids and outdoor play

SEEK Updated
10/12/2015
Resource Types: 
Guide
Abstract: 

This FREE Outdoor Family Fun Guide is from the National Wildlife Federation (NWF) and is full of ideas like taking a moon walk and becoming a nature detective!

Outdoor time is good for a child's mind, body, and spirit-and, believe it or not, it's easy to incorporate a little fresh air into your family's busy routine. If you think outdoor time is the last thing your over-scheduled kids have time for, National Wildlife Federation can help! Download our Outdoor Family Fun Guide with tips, ideas, games to help you overcome 5 of the top obstacles to outdoor play with confidence so kids can do what comes naturally, playing outdoors! Activities include an Alphabet Hunt, Nature Detectives, Leafy Fun, and a Moon Walk.

To receive your free 8-page guide, visit http://online.nwf.org/site/PageNavigator/BeOutThere_SeasonalGuides!

Plus, remember to check out the Be Out There website (http://www.nwf.org/Get-Outside/Be-Out-There.aspx) to find year-round activities for families and children.

National Wildlife Federation's (NWF) Be Out There program is a national movement to give back to American children what they don't even know they've lost - their connection to the natural world. With a wealth of activities, events, and resources, Be Out There reconnects families with the great outdoors to raise happy, healthy children with a life-long love of nature.

Author: 
Be Out There, National Wildlife Federation (NWF)
Topic Areas: 
Outdoor Recreation
Target Audience: 
Early Childhood
Grades Pre K-12
Families
All
Geographic Location: 
All Minnesota
Outside Minnesota
Pages/Length: 
8 pp.
Fee: 
No
Library loan: 
No
Is training required?: 
No
Seasonal: 
No
Contact(s) or order information.: 

National Wildlife Federation
11100 Wildlife Center Dr
Reston VA 20190
http://www.nwf.org/Get-Outside/Be-Out-There.aspx