Nature & Science
"A good education and an appreciation of nature's beauty are two of the most valuable things we can pass along to the next generation."
A Journey That Transforms
Big T's ideal geographic location allows educators to integrate nature and science into all subjects. Students benefit from the ideal mountain setting where wildlife abounds and nature exploration awaits in the four-acre, outdoor education center.
Using natural sciences as the pathway to discover our interconnectedness instills deeper appreciation for the natural world and for others.
Research shows that children who spend time in nature experience many advantages, including:
Big T students not only acquire a comprehensive, quality education, they also learn to value and interact with the natural environment through a variety of experiences.
Recycling and Composting
Outdoor Education Center
Big Thompson Elementary School • 7702 West Highway 34, Loveland, Colorado, 80538 • (970) 613.5600 • email us
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