Outdoor Adventure

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Renewal of Life

How Nature Awakens Our Creativity Compassion and Joy

Why spend countless hours indoors in front of screens when being in nature feels so good? In learning why and how to nurture our emotional connection with nature, we can also regenerate the … 210 View

The Big Book of Nature Activities

A Year-Round Guide to Outdoor Learning

The average child can identify over 300 corporate logos, but only 10 native plants or animals—a telling indictment of our modern disconnection from nature. Soaring levels of obesity, high … ; 387 View
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Introduction

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In an increasingly urbanized world, our children are having fewer encounters with the natural world. They are more likely to experience the flickering screen of a computer or the sounds of … ; 24 $2.40 Add
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Forging an Emotional Bond With Nature

From: Renewal of Life

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In the Introduction, the author describes how an exploration and willingness to be aware of nature can lead to a multifaceted improvement in one’s wellbeing 4 $0.40 Add
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Basic Skills for Connecting to Nature

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Seeing nature is partially knowing where to look and partially knowing what to look for. Think about being in the natural world with the right kind of attitude, your senses activated and your … ; 38 $3.80 Add
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Chapter 1

Aligning With Nature

From: Renewal of Life

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The first chapter discusses the concept of being aligned with nature, and how making an effort to be outwardly aligned with our environment can help us gain internal stability. 18 $1.80 Add
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Chapter 2

Awe and Beauty

From: Renewal of Life

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This chapter discusses how it is important, in our otherwise orderly and meticulous world to seek out and experience moments of awe and beauty. 14 $1.40 Add
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Key Nature Concepts for Children to Learn

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A quick look at nature concepts: Why do we have seasons? Climate change. Evolution. ; 18 $1.80 Add
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Health and Well Being

From: Renewal of Life

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This chapter explores the therapeutic effects of engaging with the natural world. 14 $1.40 Add
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Fall: The Cooling Season

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Of all the seasons, we might consider fall as the true start of the new year. It is a time of new beginnings and sad endings as we say goodbye to the warmth and freedom of summer. Cup your ears … ; 67 $6.70 Add
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Mentor and Provider

From: Renewal of Life

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This chapter explores in which nature guides and teaches us, whether as a source of creative inspiration or as a wealth of systems to explore and understand 16 $1.60 Add
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Winter: The Great Exhale

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As winter winds blast across brown or white fields and the temperature dips, the land seems to breathe out — cleansing itself of the remnants of last summer’s growth. We hear the … ; 59 $5.90 Add
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Chapter 5

Nature’s Intelligence

From: Renewal of Life

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This chapter explores the concept of intelligence and the ways in which the natural world displays a systemic ability to solve problems and overcome obstacles. 16 $1.60 Add
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Spring: The Greening Season

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Spring usually begins as a tug-of-war with winter. Just when we think warmer weather is here to stay, we are hit with another blast of cold and snow. However, the change of season is always … ; 62 $6.20 Add
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Kinship and Creativity

From: Renewal of Life

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This chapter explores how a focus on nature can inspire and guide creative persuits. 18 $1.80 Add
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Summer: The Cresendo

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The preparations of spring bear fruit in summer. Eggs become fledged birds, flowers become ripe berries and tadpoles transform into small frogs and toads. Summer is a treat for all of our senses. … ; 62 $6.20 Add