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Download these free resources for use with kids of all ages. Keep the faucet of knowledge flowing!

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Activities, Crafts and Overviews


Hyatt Wetlands Resources (PDFs)

Explore the Hyatt Hidden Lakes Reserve located at 5301 N. Maple Grove Road, Boise with these resources.


WaterShed Kids

Join us each week for fun and informative activity, demonstration or experiment to learn more about water or our environment and how you can protect it!

WaterShed Weekly Challenge

Welcome to the WaterShed Weekly Challenge. Every week during the summer the Boise WaterShed will release one challenge for people at home to complete. These challenges will focus on a STEM topic and each completed challenge will give you one raffle ticket for a chance to win a family membership to the Discovery Center of Idaho.

S.T.R.E.A.M. Story Time

Join us for S.T.R.E.A.M. (science, technology, reading, engineering, art, & math) story time! Every week we will read a book and also offer a demonstration, art project, craft or activity that aligns with the theme of the story. Free downloadable PDFs of the weekly activities will be available for you to print and complete at home.


Interactive Learning Website

From our partners at Project WET, explore the free site DiscoverWater.org for a self-directed educational resource about different water topics for children ages 7-12.  Play games to learn about the water cycle, the food we eat, the weather and more!

More free activities from our city partners can be found at Be Well Boise.