Suggests a range of seasonal activities in different local and faraway venues to encourage children to spend more time outdoors, providing fun facts, lists and sidebars that share key geographic, scientific and historical information. Simultaneous.
Author: Nancy Honovich
Publisher: National Geographic Books
Release Date: 2017
Genre: Adventure and adventurers
"Learn what it takes to be a real-life explorer in this fun and action-packed guide to discovering the world around us...Amazing stories, fantastic photos, and hands-on-activities inspire curious kids to start discovering on land, air, and sea. Profiles feature National Geographic explorers of all kinds...Kids are inspired to follow their passions into careers and introduced to the first steps to take to achieve their dream."--
Set your spirit of adventure free with this lavishly illustrated trip around the world. Whether you're visiting the penguins of Antarctica, joining the Carnival in Brazil, or a canoe safari down the Zambezi River, this book brings together more than 100 activities and challenges to inspire armchair adventurers of any age. Find hundreds of things to spot and learn new facts about every destination. With epic adventures from the four corners of the globe and discoveries to be made on your own doorstep, this book will inspire you to set off on your own journey of discovery. - See more at: http://quartoknows.com/books/9781847806956/Atlas-of-Adventures.html#sthash.kfeVPl0u.dpuf
This long-awaited revision of a popular book provides information and activities to assist educators and parents in exploring the local environment with children. Fact-filled essays introduce each subject, followed by field-tested, experiential activities that engage students in learning about the natural world. 115 illustrations.
Author: John Thomas Gillespie
Publisher: Westport, Conn. : Libraries Unlimited
Release Date: 2003
Genre: Best books
The latest addition to the "Best Books" family, this all-new guide updates the popular and critically acclaimed "Best Books for Children, Seventh Edition." This thematic work is a state-of-the-art reading guide and selection tool for children's literature, enabling you to thoroughly evaluate your children's literature collection and create theme-based and genre-oriented reading lists for curriculum-related and recreational reading. The entries cover more than 6,000 titles published from 2001 to 2003, most of which have been recommended in at least two sources, and provide annotations with succinct plot summaries as well as ISBNs, book length, price, reading level, and review citations. Award-winning and series titles are noted as well. This guide is an invaluable resource for anyone working with children or children's literature.
02 Find the scoop on the entire local entertainment scene, the best places to stay and to eat, as well as how to get the most out of the surrounding Ozark Mountains--such as hunting, hiking, camping, and fishing--and the charming older towns to be found in the region. Find the scoop on the entire local entertainment scene, the best places to stay and to eat, as well as how to get the most out of the surrounding Ozark Mountains--such as hunting, hiking, camping, and fishing--and the charming older towns to be found in the region.
Author: Thomson Gale
Publisher: Gale Cengage
Release Date: 2007-10
Genre: Performing Arts
From classroom aids to corporate training programs, technical resources to self-help guides, children's features to documentaries, theatrical releases to straight-to-video movies, The Video Source Book continues its comprehensive coverage of the wide universe of video offerings with more than 130,000 complete program listings, encompassing more than 160,000 videos. All listings are arranged alphabetically by title. Each entry provides a description of the program and information on obtaining the title. Six indexes -- alternate title, subject, credits, awards, special formats and program distributors -- help speed research.
Author: James M. Craddock
Release Date: 2006
Genre: Video recordings
"A guide to programs currently available on video in the areas of movies/entertainment, general interest/education, sports/recreation, fine arts, health/science, business/industry, children/juvenile, how-to/instruction"--T.p.