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A natural sense of wonder : connecting kids with nature through the seasons

Author: Rick Van Noy
Publisher: Athens : University of Georgia Press, ©2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A father seeks alternatives to the television and video games. Discover, with him, what nature has to teach and why this matters.
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Genre/Form: Nonfiction
Material Type: Government publication, State or province government publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Rick Van Noy
ISBN: 9780820331034 0820331031
OCLC Number: 181602020
Description: xvi, 164 pages ; 22 cm
Contents: Walking to school --
The places I've lived, the ones I live for --
Beautiful scavengers --
Scorched Earth --
Nordic fun --
Skating pond --
Weed eaters --
Creek walking --
Holy land --
Bridge 33 --
Field guides --
Swimming hole --
False cape --
Tree house --
Seven days --
Tide pools --
Dirt world.
Responsibility: Rick Van Noy.
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A collection of essays, which explore the terrain of childhood threatened by the lure of computers and television, by fear and the loss of play habitat, showing how kids thrive in their special  Read more...

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Van Noy manages to avoid sounding pedantic when writing about his family's wholesome lifestyle. Instead, his prose is accessible and poetic. . . . A Natural Sense of Wonder is an easy read with a Read more...

 
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