7/1/14: Geocaching encourages children to explore their surroundings, use observational skills and have an adventure right in their own neighborhood. Critical and creative thinking skills are necessary when seeking a geocache, and these cornerstones of problem solving and scientific thought are modeled and transferred to children when geocaching with an older caregiver. It’s a great reason to go for a hike!1
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- “Geocaching Challenge” at http://www.pbs.org/parents/dinosaurtrain/more-dinosaur-train-fun/geocaching-challenge/ ↩