June Phenology Wheels

Back in January, we began to keep phenology wheels to record not only the changes in the natural world, but also the festivals of the liturgical year that we celebrate.

Here are our entries for June. A in previous months, Rose worked on her entry whilst I read from the June chapter of Roald Dhal My Year.

Rosie’s phenology wheel for June:

Robin’s eggs and the Summer Solstice

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My phenology wheel for June:

Dog roses, the Summer Solstice, and St. John’s Tide
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Our Phenology Wheel posts for the year:

January

February

March

April

May

Summer Solstice Week : Exploring Nature With Children

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This week in Exploring Nature With Children is ‘Summer Solstice Week’.

Here are some helpful links to get you going:

Happy exploring!

Our Nature Journals Week 24

My Herbal journal this week features Cow Parsnip, Blackberry flowers, Hawthorn, and Common Rush.

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Rose has been working on her field guide again this week; she has sketched Timothy Grass, which the meadow is bursting with.

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In my Calendar of Firsts this week, I recorded the Red and White Clover, and Common Sorrel.

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Happy exploring!