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Backyard adventure : get messy, get wet, build cool things, and have tons of wild fun! 51 free-play activities

Author: Amanda Thomsen
Publisher: North Adams, MA : Storey Publishing, [2019] ©2019
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"The backyard has long been a space associated with recreation and relaxation, a private patch of earth to escape to, and a springboard for the imagination. In her signature style and drawing on her personal experience as a mother, gardener, and author, Amanda Thomsen encourages kids to create kingdoms of their own making, right in their own backyards. With whimsical projects for every season and any setting, from  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Thomsen, Amanda, author.
Backyard adventure
North Adams, MA : Storey Publishing, [2019]
(DLC) 2019004483
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Amanda Thomsen
ISBN: 9781612129204 161212920X
OCLC Number: 1084618378
Target Audience: Ages 6-10.
Description: 158 pages : color illustrations ; 26 cm
Contents: Forts and other hideaways --
Places for tinkering --
Naturally wild: grow, eat, launch, explore, create --
Setting up camp --
Sidewalks, driveways, and fences: A.K.A. places to draw --
Adventure course --
Water, bubbles, and goo --
It ain't over yet.
Responsibility: by Amanda Thomsen.

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Turn the backyard into an adventure zone, with playful projects and plans for inspiring kids aged 6 to 10 to explore, imagine, and create their own fun.  Read more...

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"Rocket fuel for a free-range childhood." -- Lenore Skenazy, president of Let Grow and founder of Free-Range Kids "Play is the work of childhood and modern kids are play-deficient. Backyard Read more...

 
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