ERIC Number: ED111554
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1974
Reference Count: 0
The Pioneer Student Textbook. Mohican School in the Out-of-Doors.
Mohican School in the Out-of-Doors, Perrysville, OH.
Designed for pre-camp and in-camp studies, this text presents materials relative to the Mohican School in the Out-of-Doors (Perrysville, Ohio). The following areas are covered: (1) the daily camp schedule (includes sections on community life, utilization of the senses, and the art of observation); (2) an historical/geographical review of the Mohican Area; (3) the act of creative expression (includes samples of journal entries, student poetry, etc); (4) the art of conservation and ecological exploration (includes trailside facts and manners, pond study, creekbed study, outdoor mathematics, a compass game, tree identification, tree observation, fern observation, wildflower observation, bird observation, soil study, etc); and (5) weather study (vocabulary for ecology and weather, wind speed estimation, chill factor, weather forecasting, and humidity chart). The text is divided into reading materials (pre-camp) and worksheets (in-camp) which include maps, pictures, drawings, charts, etc. (JC)
Descriptors: Conservation Education, Creative Expression, Ecology, Elementary School Curriculum, History, Mathematics, Natural Resources, Outdoor Education, Poetry, Resident Camp Programs, Science Activities, Textbooks
Mohican School in the Out-of-Doors, Box 150, Route #2, Perrysville, Ohio 44864 ($2.50)
Publication Type: Books
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Mohican School in the Out-of-Doors, Perrysville, OH.
Note: For related document, see ED 038 219; Page 26 may reproduce poorly due to small print