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ERIC Number: EJ554391
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1997
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Reference Count: 0
ISSN: ISSN-1082-3301
The Schoolyard Habitat Movement: What It Is and Why Children Need It.
Rivkin, Mary
Early Childhood Education Journal, v25 n1 p61-66 Fall 1997
Describes the schoolyard habitat movement and why young children need experiences in natural environments. Focuses on reasons for the loss of children's natural habitat and former habitats. Explores bio-psychological, environmental, and developmental reasons for restoring natural habitats to children. Outlines the efforts of the school habitat movement and lists resource organizations. (KB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
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Language: English
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