Nature Science Resources

Hey! You found the nature science resource page that goes along with 100 Backyard Activities That Are the Dirtiest, Coolest, Creepy-Crawliest Ever! Are you excited to dive into the nature in your backyard and explore with me? I can’t wait to find out what you learn!

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Remember, with your parents’ permission, you can email me questions or to tell me all about the successes you’ve had with the activities in the book at [email protected]. I can’t wait to hear from you.

You or your parents can tag me in photos on social media, too, or post them on my Facebook page. Just use the hashtag #BackyardActivities and tag me and I’ll find it.

Now, are you ready for some amazing resources? Check these out…

Live Animal Cams That Rock

San Diego Zoo Panda Cam – Find out what the giant pandas do all day in San Diego.

San Diego Zoo Elephant Cam — Did you ever wonder what the elephants do during their day?

San Diego Zoo Ape Cam — Oh my goodness! I love watching these orangutans and siamangs play!

San Diego Zoo Polar Bear Cam — What’s better than wrestling and swimming polar bears?

Stay tuned…. more coming soon!


Virtual Field Trips You’ll Love

Tour Oklahoma’s Nature Preserves  — The Nature Conservancy

Visit Africa — PBSLearning Virtual Field Trip

Tour the Smithsonian — Virtual Tour of the National Museum of Natural History

Visit the Moon — via Google Earth

Visit Coral — PBSLearning Virtual Field Trip

Butterfly World — PBSLearning Virtual Field Trip

Visit the Recycling Center — PBSLearning Virtual Field Trip

Wild Biomes — PBSLearning Virtual Field Trip

G.R.O.W. Project Urban Garden — PBSLearning Virtual Field Trip

Visit Flamingo Gardens — PBSLearning Virtual Field Trip


Book Lists that Will Keep You Busy for Ages

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Amazing Documentaries to Watch About Nature

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Sensational Tools for Your Nature Exploration Toolkit

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Extension Ideas So You Can Become and Expert on Anything in This Book

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Nature Science Clubs to Join or programs to Take Part In

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More Citizen Science Projects to Be a Part of So You Can Change the World

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Scavenger Hunts and Craft Ideas to Challenge Your Mind

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More Cool Things You Might Like

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Did I miss anything you love? And yes! I know that there are a bunch of “coming soon” categories… I’ll be adding them this week, so use that email address above and let me know if there are specific resources you want me to add as I grow this page for you. I’ll add them to the page as soon as I can.

Now, get out there and explore! I can’t wait to hear about all that you discover.


Order your copy of 100 Backyard Activities that are the Dirtiest, Coolest, Creepy-Crawliest Ever if you haven’t gotten it yet! You’ll love it!

100 Backyard Science Activities