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Daily Archives: March 9, 2011

The Green Hour Connection

The Green Hour Connection

There’s been a lot of buzz recently about the importance of giving your child a “Green Hour” every day.  For those of you that have no idea what that is (or think that I might be covertly trying to reference illegal activities), the term “Green Hour” was coined by the National Wildlife Federation in 2007.  It’s defined as “time for unstructured play and interaction with the natural world.” The following information was taken from research compiled by the NWF.  If you are interested in reading more, check out their site.  Take a moment to let these alarming statistics sink in……Read the rest of this entry →

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