Play in the Nature Explore Classrooms
Have fun building, creating, and imagining. Then start a forest melody on a giant marimba big enough for 20 active hands.
Children are instantly inspired as they have a positive connection with nature in the two Nature Explore Classrooms at Arbor Day Farm.
The research-based spaces, materials and activities throughout the outdoor classrooms are fun and engaging for every youngster. From building and climbing to dancing and playing, children experience profound benefits as they connect with nature.
In the Nature Explore Classrooms, you can:
The two Nature Explore Outdoor Classrooms—one large, one small—are ideal places to provide young children with the textures, smells, beauty, and wonder of nature while improving important learning skills. We hope you'll make time to experience both classrooms on your next visit to Arbor Day Farm.
The Nature Explore Classrooms at Arbor Day Farm were designed in collaboration with Dimensions Educational Research Foundation.