Kids Need Nature.

Kids Need Nature.

Kids Need Nature.

A good childhood is foundational for a good life. Are you being intentional about how you’re spending your time?

Current research is shouting about the importance and benefits of time spending time in nature for children (and adults)!

Here, we’ve compiled some of our favorite resources for you to check out and learn more about the Children in Nature Movement.

1000 Hours Outside challenges parents to match (or excede) kid’s average screen time with time spent outdoors. They provide a free tracking chart for families, share their own outdoor stories, offer encouragement to other families, and frequently share new research and ideas.

1000 Hours Outside Website

1000 Hours Outside Facebook

The Children & Nature Network has been a leading  and invaluable organization in the Children in Nature Movement.

Their Mission:

“We are a leading a global movement to increase equitable access to nature so that children– and natural places–can thrive.​ ​We ​do this ​by investing in leadership and communities through sharing evidence-based resources, scaling innovative solutions and driving policy change.”

Children & Nature Network Website

Children & Nature Network Facebook

Run Wild My Child is the ultimate resource for all things inspiring! Helpful articles, beautiful instagram photos, fun ideas–they have it all.

This site is dedicated to getting kids outside and back to nature, one adventure at a time. Whether it’s through family travel, nature crafts, outdoor educational games or an outdoor activity, we know that kids are happiest and learn best when they’re outside, exploring and getting their hands dirty. We want to be your main resource for outdoor family inspiration and to help you find new ways to encourage your child to run wild.”

Run Wild My Child Website

Run Wild My Child Facebook

Run Wild My Child Instagram

1000 Hours Outside challenges parents to match (or exceed) kid’s average screen time with time spent outdoors. They provide a free tracking chart for families, share their own outdoor stories, offer encouragement to other families, and frequently share new research and ideas.

1000 Hours Outside Website

1000 Hours Outside Facebook

The Children & Nature Network has been a leading and invaluable organization in the Children in Nature Movement.

Their Mission:

“We are a leading a global movement to increase equitable access to nature so that children– and natural places–can thrive.​ ​We ​do this ​by investing in leadership and communities through sharing evidence-based resources, scaling innovative solutions and driving policy change.”

Children & Nature Network Website

Children & Nature Network Facebook

Run Wild My Child is the ultimate resource for all things inspiring! Helpful articles, beautiful Instagram photos, fun ideas–they have it all.

This site is dedicated to getting kids outside and back to nature, one adventure at a time. Whether it’s through family travel, nature crafts, outdoor educational games or an outdoor activity, we know that kids are happiest and learn best when they’re outside, exploring and getting their hands dirty. We want to be your main resource for outdoor family inspiration and to help you find new ways to encourage your child to run wild.”

Run Wild My Child Website

Run Wild My Child Facebook

Run Wild My Child Instagram