Tag Archives: nature education

Inspiring Playscapes

Here are some photo’s about OV Jewitt’s new playground revitalization project. They are excerpts from the OV Jewitt’s School and OK Before and After Child Care Program’s joint presentation at the last MNACC meeting. I find it very exciting to … Continue reading

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News- Reel Green Film Festival

It’s that time of year again… our friends at the Manitoba Eco-Network will be presenting the Reel Green Film Festival February 3 and 4th at the WECC (Friday) and U of W (Saturday). The Manitoba Nature Summit Inc. will be … Continue reading

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The Top Ten Reasons to Garden with your Children-2

This is the second post in the series: The Top Ten Reasons to Garden with your Children We should spend less time ranking children and more time helping them to identify their natural competencies and gifts and cultivate these. There … Continue reading

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Meet the Nature Summit Organizing Committee – Part 6

Meet Jamie Snydal! Affectionately known as Martha amongst committee members because not only is she always beyond organized in her projects but she also makes them look pretty and brings dainties to boot. Here’s what Jamie writes for herself: Hello … Continue reading

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Useful Bits

Recently I tackled the job of organizing the links on our resource page.  I also added a few more links related to play and nature that I had found to be valuable, fun or interesting.   Since then I have found … Continue reading

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M.N.A.C.C MANITOBA NATURE ACTION COLLABORATIVE FOR CHILDREN

  MNACC November Meeting- Nature & Your School Are you planning a new play yard at your school? perhaps an adventure playground, butterfly garden and/or outdoor classroom? If you don’t know where to start or would like some new ideas … Continue reading

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Meet the Nature Summit Organizing Committee – Part 4

Meet Cheryl Tremblay.   Cheryl has been a family childcare provider since 1997 but in 2007 she began to focus on a nature based curriculum.  She spends as much time as possible outdoors with the children – hiking, gardening and … Continue reading

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What’s new with Manitoba Nature Action Collaborative for Children?

For those of you who attend meetings with our friends MNACC or who’ve never attended but always wanted to- here is the recently decided meeting schedule and topics for the 2011/12 season. For those of you who are asking “What … Continue reading

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One Year Until Summit 2012

Can you believe it is only 1 year until the next Nature Summit? Wow! We have been very busy getting this site up and running and working out the kinks that come with it. Also, organizing fundraisers and events to … Continue reading

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