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NatureWorksView our award-winning environmental education instructional television series for elementary school children. NatureWorks was developed and produced by New Hampshire Public Television and Squam Lakes Natural Science Center.

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NatureWorksDiscover the natural world and the connections that make nature work in this 16-part series for students in grades 3-6. Student host Patrice Forrester and Senior Naturalist Dave Erler of Squam Lakes Natural Science Center, explore the ways living things interact with the world around them. NatureWorks is designed to align with state and national science frameworks and standards and is a great way to introduce young people to the natural sciences.

Awards for NatureWorks:

  • NatureWorks Awards 2002 Notable Children's Video "Using an entertaining and informative style, sixteen 15-minute programs explore concepts for understanding ecology and environmental issues. Snappy photography, exciting natural footage, animation, and a lively soundtrack make this an engaging experience for children."
  • Winner of the 2001 International Film and Video Festival Silver Screen Award
  • Winner of the 2001 Parents' Choice Home Video Group Recommended Winner
  • Winner of the 2001 Gold International CINDY Award