There are so many fun things to do and explore in the fall! The children were so excited to go for a walk and see the leaves changing colors and starting to fall. We’ve read lots of books about autumn and leaves and have had many discussions, as they children were fascinated by the colors and collected leaves daily for our science center. We learned that the trees don’t need the leaves when the weather gets cold because the job of the leaves are to make food and in the winter the trees go dormant– still alive but not growing.
Here are pictures of the trees in mid October and early November –