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Steve Rich is a sixth grade science teacher and science
department chair at Chestnut Log Middle School in
ired of hauling materials into the
schoolyard for outdoor science act...
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The Science Teacher 52 52 52 52 52
High school environmental
science students lead third graders
on a dynamic learning adventure
Outdoor Ecology School
On a bright ...
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February 2011 35
Looking to nature to accentuate
science and language arts connections
n outdoor classroom is an exciting way to con-
nect the learning of science to nature and the
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March 2013 61
ur elementary school is situated on 19
acres of land and includes woods, a ball
field, a rock outcrop, and a large stream.
The school building itself has two large
courtyards. A gr...
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HE RAIN NEVER STOPPED
that night. Thunder
roared over bending trees
and tents swayed back
and forth. I looked out
over the students’ tents T
and all was well. Right before dawn I
heard a whistle. Each...
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62 Science and Children
Bring the outdoors into your curriculum
By Valynda Mayes
Every science lesson can’t feature a
field trip, and every school does not
have space for a woode...
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44 Science and Children
By Sarah Haines
—Planning Makes Perfect
44 Science and Children
Summer 2006 45
choolyard wildlife habitats aren’t just for beauty and
fun—they are ou...
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18 SCIENCE AND CHILDREN APRIL 2000
LL STUDENTS, ESPE-
cially those who live
that limit their in-
teraction with na-
ture, must have the opportunity to
observe a variety of plant...
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lay, gardens, fresh air, a safe place to learn and
explore; what do these things have in common
They are all absent in the lives of the students I
teach. I have spent my entire 30...
Is knowledge random
and bias through outdoor
by Sam Stier
How can you make an educated guess about the num-
ber of vowels in this journal, cover to cove...
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