Environmental Education
Frozen Waterfall near the Oak Savannah

Environmental Education

Hello Dowling Families!

I hope you all are well.  I know there is a lot of change going on and I hope that the ideas, activities, and lessons that I am providing can bring your family some joy, comfort, and exploration to your families.  Please feel free to do what makes sense for your family and reach out to me either by email: kristen.melby@mpls.k12.mn.us or by phone 612-442-6981.

While I am working on getting learning menus up, please see the below resources:


If you are able to get out and about here is a list of Nature Areas in/near the Twin Cities:


Signs of Spring at Dowling's Garden


Here are some ideas you can do in your backyard or a near by park:



Be well and stay posted for more specific learning resources.



Juvenile Eagle at Dowling