ERIC Number: ED022600
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1964
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Outdoor Education. The Classroom Teacher Series in Health Education, Physical Education, and Recreation, No. 3.
Smith, Julian W.
Outdoor Education is presented as a means of curriculum enrichment through experiences in and for the outdoors. Discussion includes the definition and need for outdoor education, enrichment activities in the out-of-doors, outdoor education laboratories, day camp and resident camp programs, and resources for outdoor education. Outdoor school activities are suggested for areas of arithmetic, language arts, social studies, biological sciences, earth science, health, physical education, arts, crafts, and music. Lists of selected references and films conclude the document. (SW)
Descriptors: Activities, Arithmetic, Biological Sciences, Community Resources, Day Camp Programs, Earth Science, Educational Philosophy, Enrichment Activities, Films, Handicrafts, Health, Laboratories, Language Arts, Music, Outdoor Education, Physical Education, Resident Camp Programs, Resources, Social Studies
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Authoring Institution: American Association for Health, Physical Education, and Recreation, Washington, DC.