Let's Go Outside!
Outdoor Activities and Projects to Get You and Your Kids Closer to Nature
ISBN10: 1590306988 ISBN13: 9781590306987 Contributors: Ghahremani, Susie (Illustrator) Publisher: Roost Books Published: Jul 14 2009 Pages: 175 Weight: 0.50lbs. Height: 7.25" Width: 5.50" Depth: 0.50" Language: English
Engage your child in outdoor play, nature outings, and environmental explorations. Chase and be chased in a game of capture the flag. Use the power of the sun to craft your own shadow prints. Explore the stars on a late night walk. Create a field guide to your neighborhood. Through 52 ideas--some classic and some new--Let's Go Outside offers a range of activities perfect for children ages 8 to 12. Whether you're in the country, the city, or anywhere in between, this book is sure to help you get outside--and run, dance, hike, or camp--with your preteen.Sections of the book include: - Back to Basics: Reconnecting with twists on traditional games and activities such as Capture the Flag
- Making the Ordinary Extraordinary: Picnics, doing homework outdoors, and socializing opportunities outdoors
- Outdoor Adventures: Canoeing, biking, and camping
- Environmental Experiments: Ways to explore how nature works