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Teaching Green -- The Elementary Years Hands-on Learning in Grades K-5 by Tim Grant
  

Teaching Green -- The Elementary Years Hands-on Learning in Grades K-5

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Teaching Green -- The Elementary Years Hands-on Learning in Grades K-5 by Tim Grant

Teaching Green-The Elementary Years is designed for anyone working with young people in kindergarten through grade five, whether in schools or informal education settings. It offers 50 kid-tested teaching strategies that promote interdisciplinary hands-on learning about natural systems and foster critical thinking about environmental issues, both local and global. The book includes background information and instructions for practical projects and activities on numerous topics. Rich illustrations and a curriculum index make this book of contributions from over 60 educators across North America appealing to a wide range of teachers, educators and parents seeking innovative ideas for incorporating green themes into their programs. Tim Grant and Gail Littlejohn are the editors of Green Teacher magazine, North America's award-winning environmental teaching resource.

About the Author

Tim Grant and Gail Littlejohn are former high school teachers and the editors of Green Teacher magazine. Published in Toronto since 1991, Green Teacher is an award-winning non-profit quarterly offering practical ideas for K-12 educators and parents who seek to foster environmental literacy and global awareness in young people.

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Publication date

1st January 2005

Author

Tim Grant

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Publisher

New Society Publishers

Format

Paperback
256 pages

Categories

The environment
Education

ISBN

9780865715349

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