Literacy, the Environment, and Our Power to Better Protect All Living Things
Student Engagement Program
NATURE-WISE blends literacy (reading, writing, speaking, singing, rapping, clapping, and toe-tapping, and art-making – yes, indeed!) with outdoor exploration and the fun theory.
NATURE-WISE helps students understand and practice, on creative levels, that we, human beings, are also included in the definition of the environment. We, too, are nature and from our earliest days, we practice literacy. And that opens a world of wondrous possibilities and opportunities to explore all the literacies -- as we explore the natural world, our place in it, and our power to better protect all living things.
With the NATURE_WISE Student Engagement Program, students will be treated to at least one of the following opportunities for one-time visits, and more based on a series of presentations: