ERIC Number: ED213164
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1981
Reference Count: 0
Special Education in the Natural Environment: A Resource Guide in Providing Outdoor Education, Recreation and Camping for Children with Disabilities.
Robb, Gary M.; And Others
The resource guide for use with personnel concerned with outdoor education for handicapped children provides a guide to activities, techniques, resources, and equipment. The first section consists of analyzed activities as they relate to individual education plans and treatment plan objectives. Provided for each activity is a description of the activity process, goals, subgoals, and activity components. Examples of the theme approach to outdoor education are also included. The second section focuses on activities with suggestions for hikes, awareness activities, nature arts, songs, stories, dramatics, special events, evening programs, and adventure activities. The third section, on resources, provides annotated references on the philosophy/rationale of outdoor education, program administration, programing techniques, nature identification, and films and records. Instructions and diagrams for making an insect net, a waterscope, and a soil sifter are given in the final section. (DB)
Descriptors: Annotated Bibliographies, Camping, Disabilities, Elementary Secondary Education, Equipment, Group Activities, Inservice Education, Outdoor Activities, Outdoor Education, Program Development, Recreation, Teaching Methods
Bradford Woods Outdoor Education, Recreation and Camping Center, Department of Recreation and Park Administration, School of Health, Physical Education and Recreation, Indiana University, Bloomington, IN 47402.
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Office of Special Education and Rehabilitative Services (ED), Washington, DC. Div. of Personnel Preparation.
Authoring Institution: Camp Allen, Inc., Bedford, NH.; Indiana Univ., Bloomington. School of Health, Physical Education and Recreation.
Note: For related document, see EC 141 114.