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ERIC Number: ED042537
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1967-Dec-21
Pages: 46
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Outdoor Education on Your School Grounds: An Action Approach to Better Teaching.
Marsh, Norman F.
The use of school grounds as an outdoor learning area is the main emphasis of this manual for elementary and junior high school teachers. Detailed plannin g steps, site plots, directions for planting, and other related planning information are given, along with guidelines concerning the use of an outdoor classroom by teachers of various subjects. Instructional study areas for which learning activities are described include birds, weather, insects, soil, plants, water and water life, mathematics, photography, language arts, and arts. Specific concepts relating to ecology are also presented as examples of possible utilization of an outdoor learning area. Pictures, diagrams, and suggested materials are provided. (AL)
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Authoring Institution: California State Dept. of Education, Sacramento. Office of Conservation Education.