Jun 1, 2018
Last Child in the Woods
“The woods were my Ritalin. Nature calmed
me, focused me, and yet excited my senses.”
― Richard Louv, Last Child in the Woods: Saving Our Children from Nature-Deficit Disorder
“It's a good thing to learn more about nature in order to share this knowledge with children; it's...
May 18, 2018
Check out our research on tree climbing at:
Find our poster session about our tree climbing research at:
Go outside and climb a tree today!
May 10, 2018
Janet L. Ide: Snakes in the Grass: Weaving Success for Everyone
Arts and Activities, Dec. 2000
May 2, 2018
Loose Parts Toys—links to “toys” mentioned and other materials:
Using Toys to Support Infant-Toddler Learning and Development
Gabriel Guyton, YC Young Children Sept 2011
A 'loose parts' toy, as Nicholson...
Apr 23, 2018
The Educator’s Role in Nature Play
Lots of great links to resources in this blogpost!
“If a child is to keep alive his inborn sense of wonder, he needs the companionship of at least one adult who can share it, rediscovering...