ERIC Number: ED081526
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Publication Date: 1973
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Teaching in the Outdoors. Second Edition.
Hammerman, Donald R.; Hammerman, William M.
Outdoor education is described in this booklet as the current solution to the need for reinforcing abstract learning with concrete experience. Other basic needs met by outdoor education are effective learning, realism in education, environmental literacy, recreative experience, basic concepts, and awareness. Major topics include extending the school curriculum to the out-of-doors, techniques of teaching, learning experiences for outdoor laboratories, resident outdoor school programs, and implications for teacher education. Evaluation procedures and research findings are also presented. (PS)
Descriptors: Curriculum Development, Evaluation, Instructional Materials, Learning Experience, Outdoor Education, Residential Programs, Teacher Education, Teaching Methods
Burgess Publishing Company, 7108 Ohms Lane, Minneapolis, Minn. 55435 ($3.95)
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