ERIC Number: ED264117
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1982
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Winter Here and Now.
This book contains a wide variety of winter-oriented ideas and activities that can be adapted to all elementary grade levels and can also be integrated into existing mathematics, science, social studies, and/or art programs. The activities aim to help students develop the skills of observation, appreciation, and problem solving as well as suggesting responsible behaviors toward the environment, each other, and snow equipment. Topic headings include: (1) Study Now Our Winter (establishing a theme and corresponding activities); (2) Stories in the Snow (with information and illustrations of animal tracks); (3) Snow and More Snow (listing experiments and activities to conduct with the snow); (4) Winter Waiting (highlighting facts and activities dealing with plants); and (5) Out and About (discussing winter clothing, insulation, and shelter). (ML)
Descriptors: Animals, Art Activities, Elementary Education, Environmental Education, Experiential Learning, Integrated Activities, Interdisciplinary Approach, Mathematics Instruction, Outdoor Activities, Outdoor Education, Science Activities, Science Education, Social Studies, Wildlife
Aspen House Productions Ltd., Box 8644, Station L, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada T6C 4J4 ($9.95).
Publication Type: Books; Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
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