Inside: Fall Read-Aloud Books + Learning Ideas
There’s something about fall weather and crunchy leaves that fills us with possibility. Summer heat is fading, and we’re ready to be out-of-doors again.
It’s a perfect time to ease into Nature Study with one of the simplest nature activities: Watching the leaves change.
We assure you there’s a wealth of nature science learning that can happen within this one topic. Let’s explore some of the benefits and Fall Read-Aloud Books + Learning Ideas.
1. Fall Books to Read Aloud
Here are some of our favorite fall books that inspire nature exploring and appreciation. Grab a handful, curl up together, and read to your heart’s content.
There’s plenty of learning to uncover in these stories and even some fall nature inspiration. After reading, solidify some of the new knowledge with a simple discussion of your reading time.
Note: Click on the image to learn more about each book!
2. A Fall Leaves Learning + Activity Guide
Or you can take the learning a little further with our FREE Fall Leaves Learning + Activity Guide to use for simple, intentional learning. It’s still about a relaxed reading time, but you’ll be able to do it with a little more direction.
The Learning Guide covers:
- Learning + Discussion Ideas for Fall Walk by Virginia Brimhall Snow
- Ideas for learning about leaves and trees
- Booklist for fall stories
- Fall Poetry
- Hands-on Projects & Activities
With the guide, you’ll center your time together around reading and gentle nature study. (And if you don’t already know, we’re big fans of the benefits of reading aloud and the benefits of nature study with kids.)
Your family’s fall leaves nature study might lead to other nature studies. Follow the inspiration. That’s where the learning happens!
With the Fall Leaves Learning + Activity Guide you’ll get in some peaceful, intentional learning this fall and some sweet family connection time.
Did you know we also have a Johnny Appleseed Guide which is also perfect for fall learning? Learn more here.