Nature-based learning for young children : anytime, anywhere, on any budget / Julie Powers, Sheila Williams Ridge.
Provides ideas for all early childhood educators in a wide range of ecosystems, including forests, cities, prairies, coastal, urban, and deserts. The book includes background information on a range of nature topics, reproducible parent newsletters, sample play-based lesson plans, ideas for family involvement, and more.
- ISBN: 9781605545967 (pbk. : acid-free paper)
- Physical Description: ix, 228 pages : illustrations ; 28 cm
- Publisher: St. Paul, MN : Redleaf Press, 
- Copyright: ©2018
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Includes bibliographical references.
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Nature education : meeting children's needs by building a connection with the natural world -- Does it work for my kids? : Focus on the individual needs of children in your setting -- Taming the nature-based experience : making the most of your indoor environment -- Take that outside : making the most of your outdoor environment from potted gardens to endless wild spaces -- It's raining, it's pouring : getting children outdoors regardless of weather or setting -- Splish-splash : the joys of water -- Beneath our feet : sand, soil, mud, and rocks -- Let's get growing : experiences with flowers, trees, fruits & vegetables -- Pollinators, predators, and decomposers : insects, spiders, and worms -- The egg is only the beginning : learning about birds -- Do they slither, hop, jump or crawl? : Learning about reptiles and amphibians -- Got milk? Why yes, we do : learning about mammals -- Going beneath the surface : aquatic life -- Where do you live? : Habitats in nature -- Strengthening the bonds : getting families in nature.
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