ERIC Number: EJ543337
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1997
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The Wonders of Nature: Honoring Children's Ways of Knowing.
Wilson, Ruth A.
Early Childhood News, v9 n2 p6-9,16-19 Mar-Apr 1997
Argues that children's perceptions of the natural world are linked with imagination development and experiential learning. Describes children's learning as sensory-oriented. Advocates fostering a love of nature, arguing that access to natural places and natural play activities both encourage a connection with the earth and contribute to children's way of knowing. (SD)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Opinion Papers; Journal Articles
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