At Home Education Resources

Energy from the Sun

What colors and materials absorb more energy from the sun?


Let’s write and make a little music using sticks!

Color Scavenger Hunt

Head outside and look. What can you find?

Video Investigation: Naturalist Walk

Walk through the forest and experience nature’s transition from winter to spring!

Video Investigation: Weather Journals

Weather Journals: In this video, students will see an example weather journal and learn how they can make their own to use at home.

Writing Prompt: Building a Beaver Dam

Can you build a beaver dam that stops the flow of water?


Create a map of your home, property, neighborhood, or close-by space that you can walk to safely.

How Big is Your Tree?

Students measure trees in different ways and become familiar with the tree’s scale and structure.

Video Investigation: Why do Seeds Grow?

Students learn how to set up an experiment at home that will help them discover what plants need to grow.

Backyard Birding & Citizen Science

Let’s go birding!