Cloud gazing

Observing nature can help children and young people to make sense of the world around them and understand their connection to the environment. This activity encourages imagination and creativity, whilst improving vocabulary.

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< 30 minutes


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What you need

  • A clear sky with clouds
  • An open comfortable space to lie in
  • A rug or tarpaulin to lie on (optional)


  • Outdoors