Outdoor Hour Challenge – Summer Raccoons and Skunks

Summer Raccoon and Skunk Study @handbookofnaturestudy

Outdoor Hour Challenge:

Finish off your summer nature study with this week’s challenge to learn about the raccoon and the skunk. These are both great animals to share with your children, allowing them to learn a few facts for future reference.

Special Activity: Mammals Lapbook from Hearts and Trees

Mammals lapbook @heartsandtrees

This lapbook from Hearts and Trees is a fantastic way to introduce mammals or to dig deeper into a mammal study for your family. Pop over to Hearts and Trees to see all the details.
Getting Started Suggestion:

If you already own the Getting Started ebook, complete Outdoor Hour Challenge #3.  Take some time this week to work through this challenge and then follow up with a simple drawing in your nature journal. You can record your drawing in your nature journal or use the accompanying notebook page.

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Our next Outdoor Hour Challenge will by on September 5, 2014 and we will be starting a BRAND NEW series of nature study challenges from the Autumn Nature Study Continues ebook. You can find the details for this ebook in this entry: Introducing the Outdoor Hour Challenge Autumn Nature Study Continues ebook. All members of the Ultimate Naturalist and Journey level memberships have this ebook ready for download in their download area.

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  1. Natalie Fuller says:

    I think I just figured out how to access my account. Thanks for all your work. I am excited to start.

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