ERIC Number: EJ641814
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2002
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The Touch of the Wild.
Audubon, v104 n1 p52-59 Jan-Feb 2002
A widower describes a week-long camping trip he and his two sons took at the Audubon Family Camp at Hog Island (Maine). Scientists and educators provided lectures, games, art projects, and field courses on subjects ranging from oceanography to forest ecology. Spending time in nature proved healing for the family as well. (TD)
Descriptors: Experiential Learning, Family Programs, Local Color Writing, Motherless Family, Nature Centers, Nonschool Educational Programs, Outdoor Education, Parent Child Relationship, Personal Narratives, Resident Camp Programs, Wilderness
National Audubon Society, Membership Data Center, PO Box 52529, Boulder, CO 80322 (annual subscription: U.S. $35.00; Canada $45.00; other foreign $50.00).
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers; Reports - Descriptive
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