Growing With Nature
Supporting Whole-Child Learning in Outdoor Classrooms
Engaging stories and photographs illustrate ways to enhance children's healthy development in all areas by engaging with the natural world. Ideas for supporting learning in multiple domains (language and literacy, science, social-emotional, mathematical, body competence, creative arts and visual-spatial skills) are presented for three age-groups: infants and toddlers, preschoolers and elementary students. Be inspired by real-life stories and suggestions from educators around the nation who are helping children enjoy learning with nature as a part of their daily lives. 144 pages. Paperback (2011).