Below, you’ll find great FREE resources to help you get your kids outdoors and engaged with nature!

STEM Nature Curriculum

Our signature program is Nature Matters Academy, a year-long, seasonally appropriate STEM nature curriculum.

In Nature Matters Academy, families receive a STEM-based nature lesson every Monday. The lessons include:

  • the overall purpose of the activity
  • learning objectives
  • videos
  • supplies
  • activity instructions
  • the science behind the activity

Click here to download the lesson plan and worksheet.


Goal Setting and Planning Workbook

For me, getting out the door is the hardest part of getting outside.

This Planning Workbook will help you set goals, make a plan, and actually stick with it!

I would love to hear how you use this workbook. Please share you thoughts and stories with me via email at or on my Facebook page.

Click here to download the workbook.




Checklist: What to Bring When Going Outdoors

When you go outside, do you end up bringing too much stuff? Too little? This checklist will help you decide which items are vital for getting outdoors with kids and which items you can leave at home. The checklist includes safety items as well as items used for outdoor play.

Click here to download the checklist.


Let’s Connect on Social Media

Let’s connect on Facebook, Instragram, or Pinterest. Comment and let me know what you need from me! You can also contact me via email or leave a comment below. Join the Nature Matters Community and stay updated on new ways to get your children engaged in nature.