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MAC Nature Center at Home

Self-guided learning resources

Virtual Field Trips  • Fall

Even if you can’t attend an in-person field trip to the Minna Anthony Common Nature Center this fall, there can still be outdoor learning! 


We've developed videos and Activity Guides from grades Kindergarten through Fourth. Topics include:

  • Kindergarten: Living and Non-living Things
  • 1st Grade: Seasonal Change
  • 2nd Grade: Seeds & Plant Life Cycle
  • 3rd Grade: Trees
  • 4th Grade: Bird Adaptations & Migration 

Have fun! 

Virtual Field Trips  • Spring

Even if you can’t attend an in-person field trip to the Minna Anthony Common Nature Center, there can still be outdoor learning! Join Environmental Educators Kim and Lauren as they guide your exploration of the outdoors. 


We've developed videos and Activity Guides from grades Kindergarten through Fourth. Topics include:

  • Kindergarten: Under Rock & Logs
  • 1st Grade: Who left this clue? Observation using
         five senses
  • 2nd Grade: Healthy Habitat
  • 3rd Grade: Adaptations: Camouflage 
  • 4th Grade: Scat & Skulls

Have fun! 

Outdoor Classroom

Our popular Facebook campaign of daily outdoor education content is also available on our website! Coming Soon: all activities sheets will be available to download.