See the connections: Create your own family tree of the plants / pets / animals in and around your house. How might they be related? Why do you think so?
Capturing your thoughts: Start a journal or a blog to capture your thoughts and observations about the natural world.
Collective interest: The next time you’re outside, collect a few [leaves, acorns, flowers, rocks] that catch your eye. What similarities do you see? What type of scientist or expert would you ask if you wanted to find out more?