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50 Evening Adventures: After School - After Work - Out of Doors
50 Evening Adventures
After School - After Work - Out of Doors
Paperback      ISBN: 0711237557
The third book from the Meek Family, 50 Evening Adventures encourages families to make the most of their 5 to 9, those evening hours after school and after work. Here are simple and exciting ideas for spending time together out of doors, during the working week. The book is divided into two main sections with ideas for places to GO, and things to DO. A shorter final section offers ten healthy and filling dinner recipes that can be made or cooked outdoors. The enthusiastic, down-to-earth voices of former teachers Tim and Kerry Meek combine with remarks, advice and jokes from daughters Amy and Ella 'the adventure ambassadors our current generation of cotton-wool kids urgently need' (Daily Telegraph), and the book is illustrated throughout with inspiring colour photography.
The Wild City Book: Loads of Things to Do Outdoors in Towns and Cities
The Wild City Book
Loads of Things to Do Outdoors in Towns and Cities
Paperback      ISBN: 0711234884
You don't need to live in the country to have fun outdoors! Wild Cities is all about finding wild places in the city and making the most of opportunities to explore and enjoy all these places have to offer. You can have fun discovering city wildlife (e.g., do a bird survey from your window; build a squirrel obstacle course; make a bean home out of straws; track city nocturnal animals). Using natural resources to play and invent new games (e.g., play conkers; have a game of marbles using pebbles; make your own shuttlecock from pigeon feathers and a cork)
50 Gardening Projects for Kids
50 Gardening Projects for Kids
Hardcover      ISBN: 0831779411
Introduces gardening equipment and techniques, and provides instructions for fifty seasonal projects, from planting potatoes in the spring to growing a hyacinth for Christmas
Fun Time Library
Fun Time Library
Hardcover      ISBN: 1595832637
Carlson, best known as an illustrator of the Uncle Wiggily stories, created these delightful pamphlets of fun and entertainment for children. Each includes puzzles, mazes, and other pictorial challenges children can accomplish on their own.
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.
Imagine Childhood: Exploring the World Through Nature, Imagination, and Play
Imagine Childhood
Exploring the World Through Nature, Imagination, and Play
1st Edition    Paperback      ISBN: 1590309707
A treasury of crafts and activities celebrates the wonders and adventures of childhood with options designed to enhance a child's interactions with the world, suggesting a range of imaginary play and exploration games, including several outdoor ideas. Original.
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.
Snow Play: How To Make Forts & Slides & Winter Campfires Plus the Coolest Loch Ness Monster and 23 other Brrrilliant Projects in the Snow
Snow Play
How To Make Forts & Slides & Winter Campfires Plus the Coolest Loch Ness Monster and 23 other Brrrilliant Projects in the Snow
Hardcover      ISBN: 1579654053
Describes a variety of ways to have fun in the snow, from building and ice slide or snowball lantern to crafting the perfect fort or starting a winter campfire, with a full-color photograph showcasing each finished project. Original.
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
Amazing Outdoor Activity Book: More Than 50 Step-By-Step Projects to Collect, Draw, Build, Grow, Make and Bake
Amazing Outdoor Activity Book
More Than 50 Step-By-Step Projects to Collect, Draw, Build, Grow, Make and Bake
Hardcover      ISBN: 0789404672
Teaches about the natural world by describing projects children can do such as make an outdoor survival kit, make a map, create a picture gallery, grow a garden, watch birds, and fly a kite.