Do you appreciate being outdoors? Ever wonder how natural elements can be incorporated into your indoor spaces? Use nature as your inspiration to create peaceful and beautiful learning environments that foster young children’s exploration, curiosity, and overall development. In this session, we will identify a variety of natural materials and textures to incorporate nature in the classroom setting. We will discuss ideas to enhance the curriculum to bring nature indoors. We will discuss why nature play is vital to the development of young children and create an implementation plan to enhance classroom programming.