One thing I love about reading 'mommy blogs' is the variety of resources one can find useful.
Handbook of Nature Study is one of those. Go on over and take a look...there is way too much information on that blog for me to even attempt to provide any over here!
I also came across these two books:
We will plan on spending at least one hour a week outdoors observing something specific, i.e. a particular type of plant, fungus, creature...or even clouds, weather, etc. This is otherwise known as...
THIS is why I homeschool. To get my kids outside, in the real world, to learn.
How about you? Do your kids love the great outdoors like mine? Do you do a nature study?