Create the Ultimate Backyard Retreat to Keep Your Kids Engaged this Summer (

It’s no secret that kids of all ages love summer vacation – the warm weather and change in routine bring adventure and imagination into their days. As parents, however, it’s common to be concerned that your child isn’t being challenged and presented with new learning opportunities while they are out of school. 

Rest assured, there are many ways kids can turn their education and playtime into outdoor learning – right from their backyard. Activities like backyard camping, gardening, and birdwatching provide endless teaching moments while still creating experiences in nature and the outdoors. So whether you’re trying to avoid summer boredom or looking for new, unique ways to teach your kids, we’ve put together a list of 8 ways to create the ultimate backyard retreat to keep your kids engaged, entertained, and active this summer.

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