When I agreed to get certified last fall, I really had no idea what I was getting myself into. I had never been in 4-H as a kid, nor had I ever volunteered for an organization like this before. I was essentially clueless. But I couldn’t help but say yes, even though I wasn’t entirely sure why.
What do you do on the 4th of July when your dad is a wildlife ecologist? You go out to gather cicadas! Dr. Karl Malcolm and his daughter Clara spent the day catching and cooking these loud little insects in New Mexico. Are they kid taste test approved? Read on to find out!
Summer is here and that means long car trips with the kiddos, days spent on the beach, and bedtime stories by lamp light. We've gathered a few of our kids favorite outdoor themed books to make learning fun!