“If tomorrow’s caretakers of the earth are to love and understand the natural world, they need to explore it, enjoy it, and recognize our reliance on it.
” Lofty ideas and down-to-earth activities and projects for all ages: make paints from natural pigments, freeze up an ice mobile, find six ways to play with mud, explore herb and flower scents.
This is the most exciting, comprehensive, nature book we’ve seen, packed with inspiration for teachers, and creative, accessible ideas for children. A craft book, a science book, and a nature observation guide in one. Organized by season, with an appendix covering outdoor safety, good environmental citizenship, further resources, and index. Paperback, 192 pages. Sections listed below