FELTON, CALIFORNIA

PORT ISLAND, FLORIDA

​Demonstrating these 8 characteristics of Adventure Play in locations around the world: 

Play at High Heights, Play at Fast Speeds

Play near Dangerous Elements

Play with Dangerous Tools, Getting Lost

Rough and Tumble Play, Impact Play

​Vicarious Play

1) Grows kids curiosity, creativity, communication, critical thinking and collaboration.

​2) Support equity in education where access to recess is non-existent or limited.

EXPLORING the World with a BackPack, a Smartphone and ADVENTURE PLAY. Weekly themes incorporating the 8 characteristics of ADVENTURE PLAY as teachable moments for kids to learn S.T.E.A.M. (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, Math) in every day living.

kNOwMADLife is my passion for adventure play intersecting with international travel with a backpack and a smartphone as a mobile classroom to teach kids.  The point to demonstrate to kids that “class” can be adventure play, can be anywhere and that learning is super fun.

I’m blogging, vlogging, interviewing, reporting and uploading content here on my website and my social media platforms @humans2nature on Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, Wordpress, LinkedIn. 

As international travel is currently prohibited, Coronavirus kNOwMADLife is exploring the USA by train, plane and automobile from California to NYC, NYC to Georgia, Georgia to New Mexico. Searching for random facts, historical artifacts, history and interesting characters applying the 8 characteristics of Adventure Play. #kNOwMADLife.

kNOwMADLife around the USA

JULY 2020, 3rd Annual ADVENTURE PLAY CAMP Denver/Kremmling/Silverthorne/Georgetown, Colorado

ANZA-BORREGO, CALIFORNIA

ELDORADO, COLORADO

HOMOSASSA, FLORIDA

COCOA BEACH, FLORIDA

play the world

play is a consciousness