5 Simple Ways for Kids to Explore Nature

Author: Ben Klasky from IslandWood

The beauty about nature is that it surrounds us, no matter where we are, whether you live in the quiet country or in a bustling city. However, modern distractions make it easy to overlook the benefits of nature and we need to be reminded to recognize and embrace it – to go outside and just enjoy it.

To help Canadians rediscover the benefits of nature this summer, Nature Valley has partnered with Ben Klasky, CEO of IslandWood, a non-profit whose work is dedicated to creating meaningful learning opportunities for children in nature. Ben is helping us inspire Canadians with 100 #NatureMoments for 100 Days of Summer.

His infographic (below) helps shed the light on the barriers that are preventing kids from spending time outdoors, as well as his top five easy ways for your family to unplug this summer.

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