Many children investigate the natural world more fully in summer, building their understanding of natural materials and phenomena through small moments and large.
Moving water with tools
Climbing a tree
Wondering if it will rain, feeling the heat, and mixing to make mud!
June 29th, is International Mud Day, recognized by the Nature Action Collaborative for Children, and the National Association for the Education of Young Children, among many organizations.
Do you have plans to celebrate, and then investigate, the nature of mud?