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Learning Outdoors With the Meek Family
Learning Outdoors With the Meek Family
Paperback      ISBN: 071123695x
Offers ideas for fifty two outdoor family outings that emphasize educational opportunities as well as enjoyment, offering preparation advice, educational strategies, and discussion suggestions for each entry.
Roots, Shoots, Buckets & Boots: Gardening Together With Children
Roots, Shoots, Buckets & Boots
Gardening Together With Children
Paperback      ISBN: 0761110569
A guide to gardening for the entire family offers advice on how to plant a pumpkin seed, create theme gardens, and plant a "pizza patch" complete with tomatoes, zucchini, oregano, and basil
The Boy's Book of Outdoor Discovery, (the World of Boyhood Library)
The Boy's Book of Outdoor Discovery, (the World of Boyhood Library)
Hardcover      ISBN: 0811703053
A handbook on exploring nature and enjoying the out-of-doors in city or country, including such topics as SOS signals, gardening, observing wildlife, kite flying, and fishing.
The Children's Garden: Loads of Things to Make & Grow
The Children's Garden
Loads of Things to Make & Grow
Hardcover      ISBN: 071123633x
The Children's Garden is a pretty book of 52 projects, one for every week of the year, to help children aged 5+ discover the outdoor world, engage with nature, appreciate wildlife, grow plants, and understand where some of the food we eat comes from. It will also provide an appreciation of the seasons and, without fuss, enable children to start making things with their hands. Boys and girls enjoy the garden in different ways, and ex-primary teacher and author ofThe Allotment Planner, Matthew Appleby, who has both a son and a daughter, taps into his knowledge of parenting and teaching to devise seasonally-relevant projects for every week of the year. Regular 'Now we are eight' boxes will enable many of the projects to be made age-appropriate for slightly older children. Projects will mainly be parentally supervised (or instigated) and range from messy play to nature trails to cooking and crafting projects.
The Double-Daring Book for Girls
The Double-Daring Book for Girls
Hardcover      ISBN: 006174879x
A follow-up to The Daring Book for Girls contains an original selection of challenges often attributed to male sports or other cultures, in a volume that features introductory guidelines on a range of ideas from learning how to surf and staging April Fools Day pranks to making a labyrinth and understanding the art of the Japanese tea ceremony. 250,000 first printing.
Hello Nature Activity Cards: 30 Activities
Hello Nature Activity Cards
30 Activities
Cards      ISBN: 1786271850
Can you identify a tree from its seed? How is a frog different from a toad? And where can you find the Big Dipper? Explore the natural world around you using these new activity cards based on the book Hello Nature by Nina Chakrabarti. Take them with you while walking in the woods, holidaying on the beach, or just poking around your own back yard. With thirty fun activities to try, from stone skimming and pond dipping to making feather quill pens and boats from nutshells, there is fun for all the family.
Dragonolia: 14 Tales and Craft Projects for the Creative Adventurer
Dragonolia
14 Tales and Craft Projects for the Creative Adventurer
Hardcover      ISBN: 1634503279
Dragonolia is a storybook with a difference. Discover 14 charming tales, where each one is intertwined with an exciting craft project enabling the reader to relive the amazing adventures of Sir Richard Barons, the famous 19th century dragon hunter. Learn how to make an antique-looking Box Frame while reading about the tale of the Mischievous Mink; or perhaps you might like to find out how to easily craft the fabulous Wizards’ Wand that brought the dying dragon, Angeline, back to life at the last minute; or even make a real-life Dreamcatcher to hang above your bed as you follow Sir Richard Barons into the Brazilian jungle on the trail of the Celestial Dragon Spirit to cure his niece of the horrible nightmares she suffered after she banged her head falling off her horse. The stories, written in an imaginative Victorian style befitting of the great adventurer, fit perfectly round their accompanying craft projects, which being beautifully laid out in simple, easy-to-follow steps, ensure a truly immersive and rewarding experience for the reader and listener alike.
It's a Jungle Out There!: 52 Nature Adventures for City Kids
It's a Jungle Out There!
52 Nature Adventures for City Kids
Paperback      ISBN: 1590309081
Provides fifty-two ideas for outdoor games and activities to share with children between four and eight years of age that are intended to help children discover and identify with nature in a city environment.
Handy Dad In The Great Outdoors: More Than 30 Super-Cool Projects and Activities for Dads and Kids
Handy Dad In The Great Outdoors
More Than 30 Super-Cool Projects and Activities for Dads and Kids
Paperback      ISBN: 1452102139
Slacklining, edible bugs, tarp surfing, and more! In this awesome follow-up to the hugely popular Handy Dad, extreme sports athlete and TV host Todd Davis gathers more than 30 projects and activities sure to get kids outside and entertained for hours. With easy-to-follow instructions, helpful photographs, and detailed line illustrations, Handy Dad in the Great Outdoors is packed with all the essentials. From simple campsite know-how to more ambitious building projects (tepee anyone?), plus a few pranks for good measure, this book has something for every family and every place—be it the back country or the backyard.
Backyard Birding for Kids: A Field Guide & Activities
Backyard Birding for Kids
A Field Guide & Activities
Paperback      ISBN: 1586854119
The newest in our popular children's activity line for budding bird lovers! This informative field guide and activity book teaches kids about birds of all varieties, in the city, country, desert, or at the beach-because no matter where you go, you're bound to spot a bird! Kids will learn about making the backyard bird-friendly, building a bird feeder, and creating their own bird watching notebook to record sightings, locations, information, and notes from the field.