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ERIC Number: EJ635686
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2001
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ISSN: ISSN-1054-0040
How Nature Helps Children.
Crane, William
Montessori Life, v13 n3 p22-24 Sum 2001
Discusses three major ways in which nature helps children develop. Discusses observations of theorists and researchers, including Maria Montessori, that nature stimulates children's powers of observation, fosters creativity, and instills a sense of peace and being at one with the world. Offers recommendations, including protecting nature, providing guidance in natural settings, and using poetry in conjunction with nature experience. (KB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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Language: English
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