Activity Pages!

Welcome!  This page contains OVER 100 FREE DOWNLOADS of self-guided, fun and educational garden and nature activities, that your family can do at Magnuson Children’s Garden, at home, or in your own backyard!


It’s easy to go on a nature adventure in Magnuson Children’s Garden with our new multi-language Discover-Your-Garden activity:

  • Go to the Children’s Garden kiosk and pick out a “Discovery Card” in the language of your choice, then explore the garden to find 10 special places with nature activities to do at each. Or download a free card below in any language you choose!
  • Once you have finished, please return the “Discovery Card” to the kiosk for the next garden explorer to use.  Thanks!
  • Download your very own Discovery Card in any of our 10 languages by clicking on a link below:

Southern Lushootseed                        Tigrinya

Somali                                                    Amharic

Korean                                                   Spanish

Chinese                                                 Japanese

American Sign Language                    English

Tons of FREE Garden & Nature Activity downloads!

Click on the links below to open up webpages filled with a wide variety of factsheets, photos and diagrams, and activity pages that “Teacher Emily” created and/or used for over 20 years at her camps, classes, and field trips at Magnuson and other Seattle locations! They are grouped in categories that fit the 10 special places in the Discover-Your-Garden exploration activity, but can easily be used to learn at home, or to take a nature adventure in your own backyard or neighborhood!