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Nurture in Nature Preschool takes kids outside the classroom

February 15, 2017
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Parents in Tacoma will have the chance Wednesday to learn more about the Tacoma Nature Center and their Nurture in Nature Preschool. The program is unique because it is largely outdoors, and is now offering an all-outdoor option. Nature Center Supervisor Michele Cardinaux started thinking about the outdoor option back in 2007. They opened two years later and have grown from 22 students in their first set to 72 students a year. Cardinaux believes this outdoor option is a great one for many kids. “They get to use all their senses. They get to run, learn, play. Studies have shown that kids learn best when they’re doing, and so getting them out into nature and being...

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