BackPocket Activities for Home or Garden

"BackPocket" Activities = easy to do, minimal materials needed, no screen, engaging for kids

The activities referenced on this directory are based on the following criteria:

No Screens

Activities are not screen-based (with exception of some instructional videos).

Healthy Recipes

Healthy, plant-based recipes with easily accessible ingredients. Tried and true recipes.

Outdoors

Encourages outdoor exploration such as on your porch, yard, or garden.

Easy

Ease of implementation.

Minimal Materials

Most everything you need to do these activities you already have.

Inspire Creativity

Promotes inquiry & connection to nature.

Our Vision

To curate a collection of easy to search & and easy to do activities that every garden educator or parent should have in their “Back Pocket”

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It gives you access to easy lessons and activities for young school age kids. Based on no screen time, nature exploration and healthy eating! 
God knows Ruben has had his good share of screen time these past few weeks, but nothing beats outdoor fun! .
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Check out this site sent out by UCSC garden science organization-
Backpocketlearning.org 🌿

It gives you access to easy lessons and activities for young school age kids. Based on no screen time, nature exploration and healthy eating!
God knows Ruben has had his good share of screen time these past few weeks, but nothing beats outdoor fun! .
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#naturelessons #beansprout #plantscienceforkids #plants #holisticlearning #homeschooling #shelterinplace #ucsc #lifelab #backpocketlearning #backyard #backyardexploration #earthday
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Have you ever made a honey seed snack? They are fun to make and tasty too. See bio for this and other #backpocketlearning activities! ...

When life shines sun upon you, make sun tea! #back When life shines sun upon you, make sun tea! #backpocketlearning

When life shines sun upon you, make sun tea! #backpocketlearning ...