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When the leaves have fallen from deciduous trees in autumn, it’s a perfect time to go hunting for squirrel dreys. Dreys are the nests that squirrels make from dried leaves, situated in the crotch of tree branches.
Go for a walk in any nearby area with tall trees and see how many squirrel dreys the students can find and count.
This is a perfect complement to the Squirrel Nest game (see ‘Going Deeper’ activities for November.