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Cultivating Outdoor Classrooms (Designing and Implementing Child-Centered Learning Environments)

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Overview

Create an outdoor learning program

Transform outdoor spaces into learning environments where children can enjoy a full range of activities as they spend quality time in nature. This book is filled with guidance to help you plan, design, and create an outdoor learning program that is a rich, thoughtfully equipped, natural extension of your indoor curriculum. Loaded with practical and creative ideas, it also includes information to help you

Understand how outdoor classrooms benefits children’s learning and development
Collaborate with other teachers, administrators, and families to make your outdoor classroom a reality
Create development and action plans to strategize and implement changes
Evaluate your outdoor environment, program, and practices

Cultivating Outdoor Classrooms promotes the idea that if you can do it indoors, you can probably do it outside as well.

Eric Nelson is the founder and director of Child Care Planning Associates, the consulting and training division of the Child Educational Center, Caltech/JPL Community, which he established with his wife in 1979. Eric's consulting specialties include building and playground design and renovation, child care needs assessment and feasibility studies, development of employer-related child care, and staff training and development. Eric’s understanding of the value of the outdoors is grounded in a lifetime of hiking his beloved Sierra Nevada Mountains in California since he was a young child.


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  • Product Details

    Author:
    Eric Nelson
    Format:
    Paperback
    Pages:
    224
    Publisher:
    Redleaf Press (May 8, 2012)
    Language:
    English
    ISBN-13:
    9781605540252
    ISBN-10:
    1605540250
    Weight:
    28.5oz
    Dimensions:
    8.5" x 11"
    Case Pack:
    16
    File:
    Eloquence-Perseus_CBSD_02012017_complete_onix21-20170203.xml
    Folder:
    Eloquence
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    $36.96
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