Try making bird feed, shelling corn, or making potpourri. Children will reap great rewards from these 28 outdoor activities.
Written by a Montessori teacher, this book includes a list of the materials needed, instructions, illustrations, and benefits of the work for each activity or exercise. Having used all these activities with her children, the author’s experience and clarity encourage teachers to venture outside. Includes tips for setting up the outdoor environment as carefully as you prepare the indoor environment. Spiral-bound paperback (cover may vary), 33 pages.
Some of the Exercises include: Watering the Garden, Identifying the Plants in the Garden, Washing Windows, Hammering, Raking Leaves, Hoeing the Ground, Egg Shell Grinding, Flower Pot Scrubbing, Filling a Bird Feeder, Carrot Scrubbing, etc.