Get your kids outdoors! This book designed to help kids build a meaningful, lasting connection with the natural world. Research indicates that experiences in nature are essential for healthy growth, helping to relieve stress, depression, and attention deficits. Abundant time in nature seems to yield long-term benefits in kids' cognitive, emotional and social development. This is an easy-to-use guide for caregivers and teachers, full of engaging activities and troubleshooting advice to build a strong relationship between kids and nature.