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, in your own backyard, or nearby neighborhood green space.



Go on a nature adventure in Magnuson Children’s Garden with our multi-language Discover-Your-Garden activity!

  1. Visit the kiosk at the Children’s Garden 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!
  2. 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

More FREE Garden & Nature Activities:

Click on the links below to open up webpages filled with a wide variety of factsheets, photos, diagrams, and activity pages that “Teacher Emily” created and/or used during 23 years teaching 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 take a nature adventure in your own backyard or a nearby neighborhood green space!