Written by Julia Erickson, Forest County Family Engagement & Relationships Extension Educator.
Children are natural scientists and explore the world every day to learn how things work. Parents and caregivers can encourage toddlers’ curiosity about the world by allowing them to use their five senses to explore. Learning more about the world around them (“science”) builds toddlers’ critical thinking and problem-solving skills.
Read the fact sheet:
- Español – Exploración de la ciencia (2015 version) (PDF, 2 pages, 869 KB)