During each activity, whether camping or just taking a short hike from the house, I am always sure to include plenty of time for unstructured play outdoors. This is when the kids create new games, spend time looking at bugs, find new uses for grass and twigs, and learn physics from throwing rocks into water. This time is what lengthens their attention spans and bonds them to nature.

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