Alexis Azria

The Best Classroom for Children: Nature

When I was little, my grandmother took us each morning to inspect her gardens for any unwanted critters looking for a free meal. Carefully lifting the leaves and searching for slugs, she would explain to us which insects were beneficial and which were not. She pointed out the vole tunnels that seem to magically appear after the lettuce shoots pushed through the black loam and the resident groundhog who hungrily eyed her…



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