Activity Sheets

Two girls with backpacks on a trail © Lisa Roberts
© Lisa Roberts

There's So Much to Explore!

Try some of these fun, hands-on activities for children as you discover and explore outdoors. These are great learning experiences for school groups, scout troops, and of course, families.

Summer Activity Sheets

Noisy Nighttime Neighbors
Nighttime in nature is anything but quiet during summer!

Beat the Heat
Find out how plants and animals keep their cool.

Did you know one out of every four animals on Earth is a beetle?

Water, Water Everywhere
You swim in some of the same water the dinosaurs did!

When it comes to cool insects, it’s hard to beat fireflies.

Other Seasons

Explore with Plum Landing

WGBH Plum Landing

Mass Audubon has partnered with WGBH to provide even more ways for you to explore nature. Check out WGBH's Plum Landing, a PBS KIDS environmental science project that offers families and educators fun and easy activities to get outside and connect to nature.

And download one of the activity sheets to continue your outdoor explorations at home!