Nature-deficit disorder is all too real, and its effects on the physical and mental health and development among kids are becoming more apparent — not to mention, increasingly alarming. Recognizing the intrinsic benefits of the great outdoors is more than overdue. However, it’s also not too late to get your kids out and about with some fun and engaging activities.
With a solution as simple as getting kids out the front door, there’s really no reason for nature-deficit disorder to hold sway in the modern world. There are just so many opportunities to play and learn in nature that it’s a real shame for your kids to miss out on the perks. Thankfully, with these resources, they don’t have to.