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The big book of nature activities : a year-round guide to outdoor learning

Author: Jacob Rodenburg; Drew Monkman
Publisher: Gabriola Island, BC : New Society Publishers, [2016] ©2016
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"The average child can identify over 1000 corporate logos, but only 10 native plants or animals. The Big Book of Nature Activities is a comprehensive guide for parents and educators to help youth of all ages develop a deeper appreciation of the natural world. This amazing compendium is packed with seasonal games, crafts, skills, stories and observations to make outdoor learning fun!"--Provided by publisher.
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Genre/Form: Guidebooks
Outdoor books
Additional Physical Format: Rodenburg, Jacob, 1960-
Big book of nature activities.
(CaOONL)20169027937
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jacob Rodenburg; Drew Monkman
ISBN: 9780865718029 0865718024
OCLC Number: 923552584
Notes: Includes index.
Description: xiii, 353 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations (some color), maps ; 26 cm
Contents: Basic skills for connecting to nature --
Key nature concepts for children to learn --
Fall : the cooling season --
Winter : the great exhale --
Spring : the greening season --
Summer : the crescendo.
Other Titles: Year-round guide to outdoor learning
Responsibility: Jacob Rodenburg and Drew Monkman.

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From the beginning of time we have been connected to nature, but for the first time in history, that connection threatens to be broken by the most of an entire generation and perhaps generations to Read more...

 
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