Attention friends of Mizzen: Meet the National Wildlife Federation!

Do you love introducing young people to the great outdoors? We do, too. That’s why we can’t wait to tell you about our newest content partner.


Drumroll, please! Mizzen friends, meet the National Wildlife Federation!


Founded more than 80 years ago, the National Wildlife Federation is the largest conservation organization in the U.S. and cares deeply about education and helping young people connect with the natural world around them. The nationwide federation has 52 state and territory affiliates and six million members and supporters. And now NWF is offering a cornucopia of exciting content for the out-of-school-time field through Mizzen.

Whether you live in a city, suburb or small town, NWF can help you open a world of outdoor discovery and fun to your learners that builds STEM skills, promotes well-being and empowers them to become better environmental stewards. Every activity includes step-by-step instructions and learning objectives that are detailed enough for beginners to pros, and flexible enough to help you meet your program’s unique goals.


Let’s dive into three cool learning experiences from NWF that are perfect for summer and fall. Each lesson includes resources in Spanish and English including:

Here’s to getting outside, and reconnecting young people with STEM learning this summer!