Years of teaching preschoolers and school aged children built a solid foundation of creativity, thinking outside the box, and listening to our classes wants and needs. In every class –author visits, storytelling, kid’s yoga, there is a wildlife component. Showing children the beauty in our non-human family leads to loving and compassionate individuals.
One of the main goals for Mother Nature’s Heroes is literacy. Storytelling, reading and writing is threaded through every aspect of what we teach.
The Earth does not belong to man, man belongs to the Earth. All things are connected like the blood that unites us all. Man did not weave the web of life, he is merely a strand in it. Whatever he does to the web, he does to himself. -Chief Seattle.
Mental health is a growing concern. Now with increased media use there is an increase in physical and mental health issues. The term “media addiction” has been used in studies and shows media a factor in mental illness, concentration issues and other attention disorders.