In-person Nature Programs
Experience one of Thimbleberry's engaging nature programs! Using puppets, stories, and plenty of physical activity, we help people big and small to build meaningful connections to the earth, to their learning, and to themselves.
Stories in the Schoolyard
Discover the extraordinary stories unfolding right outside your door!
We Can Too!
Let nature's patterns inspire you to bloom into your best self!
Thimbleberry on Demand
Looking for further support in connecting to nature? Thimbleberry can help!
Discover ways to foster your students' social and emotional learning by inviting them outdoors!
Free Grab-and-Go Programs
These teacher-led, curriculum-connected lesson plans are ready to print and take outside for a full day of outdoor learning.*
My Butterfly Teacher
Cultivate gratitude and honour feelings around the COVID-19 pandemic by connecting to The Butterfly Cycle. For Grade 3 in Spring.
With songs and active movement, discover the wonderful wildflowers that are blooming right under your feet. For Kindergarten in Summer.
Planted in Place
Bring Alberta's natural vegetative regions to life while deepening appreciation for the ways plants support us! For Grade 4 in Fall.
Experience the late morning sunrise and become acquainted with a few flying friends who call Calgary home! For Grade 6 in Winter.
*Although these lesson plans have been developed for a particular season, grade level, and Program of Study, they can easily be adapted to suit your context.