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Title The green hour : a daily dose of nature for happier, healthier, smarter kids / Todd Christopher.
Author Christopher, Todd.
Publication Boston : Trumpeter Books, [2010]
Copyright date ©2010
Edition First edition.
Description x, 225 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Call # 796.083 C
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Contents Discover together -- Safety first -- Making the connection -- Going on a bug safari -- Looking out for birds -- Discovering details in the dirt -- Getting to know trees -- Attracting butterflies -- Going for a hike -- Picking up on tracks and clues -- Turning over new leaves -- Seeking out seeds -- Going wild for flowers -- Chasing summer bugs -- Raising monarchs -- Exploring ponds and streams -- Having fun with frogs and toads -- Heading to the sea -- Blowing in the wind -- Making the most of gray skies -- Playing in the snow -- Investigating the sun -- Watching the moon -- Gazing at the stars.
Summary Offering families fun ways to explore nature, the book is a field guide to outdoor adventure--offering activities, fun facts, science lessons, and practical advice for engaging children in outdoor nature play that presents teachable moments and open-ended exploration of the natural world.
Subject Outdoor recreation for children.
Children and the environment.
Parent and child.
ISBN 1590307569 (pbk.) :
9781590307564 (pbk.) :

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