Science & Nature

SCIENCE - Nature Discovery and Field Guide Observations.

Students will learn about nature; animals, birds, reptiles, insects etc. and their environments and draw and create field guides as they record their observations in their sketchbooks.
Teacher Karrie
5 total reviews for this teacher
Completed by 1 learner
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30 minutes

per class

Once per week

every week


year olds


learners per class

per learner

How does anOngoingcourse work?

Meets on a weekly schedule, join any week, no need to catch up on previous material
Live video chats, recorded and monitored for safety and quality
Discussions via classroom forum and private messages with the teacher
Automatic payment every Sunday, cancel any time
Great for clubs and for practicing skills

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Class Experience

Students will be introduced to a variety of animals, mammals, birds, sea creatures, insects, reptiles, and amphibians. Students will also practice their perceptive observation skills through recording and documenting information.
Homework is not necessary unless a student feels they need to continue practicing in their field guides/sketchbooks.
Students choice of writing/drawing utensils on hand; pencils, colored pencils, markers etc.
Pencil sharpener.
In addition to the Outschool classroom, this class uses:
Students are encouraged to participate in class discussions, answer questions, and contribute their thoughts and ideas to the discussion.
30 minutes per week in class, and maybe some time outside of class.
If students are afraid of certain creatures found in nature such as spiders or snakes parents may want to inform the Teacher or avoid that session.
Although recourses will be used for content accuracy, no outside accounts are needed for this class. Any information will be relayed by the teacher through discussion, screen share, google slides, and videos.
Slideshow presentations are created by Karrie Knowles using Google Slides and Canva. Youtube Kids may be used. National Geographic Kids videos and information may be used, educational permission is grated on their website. Scientific research will be done to prepare slideshows.
Resources will be used in share screens.


Teacher Karrie
Lives in the United States
Art Teacher/Preschool Teacher
5 total reviews
9 completed classes

About Me

Hello! I'm Karrie Tardiff Knowles. I have studied Fine Arts, English, and Educational Psychology at the University of Connecticut. I have run my own business as a Professional Photographer for twelve years. I homeschooled my children for ten years... 
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