Girls Need Nature!

An article put out by Nature Rocks affiliated with The Nature Conservancy discusses the need for girls to get outside and explore nature.  The article, found here, stresses the importance of nature in developing leadership skills in girls.  Outdoor activities help girls to utilize and excel in problem-solving skills and encounter challenging experiences.  Nature often enhances team-building skills and self-awareness.  It promotes curiosity and discovery.  It helps children learn about failure and difficult situations; skills that are needed to succeed in life.

Girl in Nature

As Autumn weather approaches, it’s the perfect time to get outside and enjoy the season.  Cooler weather and low humidity provide excellent outdoor exploration opportunities.

Check out this video by RadGirlsLife inspiring girls to get outside!

What are things you can do to inspire your daughters, nieces, friends, students, etc. to become nature explorers?

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