Palouse Roots Nature School is a program for children ages 4-7.  Children learn about local flora and fauna, climate, engineering, they build social and emotional skills, confidence, curiosity, and creativity, and they develop an affection for their environment and community. Enrollment is for Monday-Friday 9:00-1:00. Tuition is $40 a day. Feel free to inquire about tuition assistance, based on need and availability.

WHY
OUTDOOR?

love

for her community and her environment

rooted

in what is local

dirt

with endless possibilities

development

at his own pace

time

for unstructured play and child led lessons

ratio

of 1 teacher for every 5 children

1½ cups

Butter

3 cups

Flour

3 cups

Blueberries

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WHAT
age?

Ages 4-7

HOW
much?

At this point, you're welcome to choose the day(s) you are interested in. Each day is 4 hours long, $40/day.

WHERE 
is it?

PCEI 

Nature Center

AND
when?

Monday - Friday

9:00am - 1:00pm

A DAY IN THE LIFE AT
Palouse Roots
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9:00 am Arrival

9:00-9:30 Morning Circle, snack, seasonal nature awareness, song

9:30 - 9:45 hike to yurtzebo child-led play learning area & get settled in

9:45 - 10:45 Child-led play and learning

10:45 - 11:15 Hearty snack/lunch/stories & song

11:45 - 12:30 Daily Adventure, enrichment, nature-art, choice activities

12:30 Tea Time & Reflection

1:00 Pick up

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