Science-Nature-Journals-wtmrk-smMake your very own nature journal! Take it with you on your nature walks and record what you see.


  • Brown paper lunch bags
  • Scissors
  • Glue or tape
  • Hole punch
  • Ribbon
  • White journal pages
  • Crayons or markers


1. Tape or glue down the flaps on each bag. Stack however many bags you are using in alternating directions.

2. Take stacked pile and fold over, forming a book shape.

3. Hole punch the left-hand side of the “book”. Lace with ribbon and tie.

4.Cut and glue white pages into your journal, and onto the front page.

5. Decorate and then take it with you on your next nature hike. Record what you see!

Thanks to Simply Rachel for the craft idea!