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Growing Up WILD: Exploring Nature with Young Children Flying WILD: An Educator's Guide to Celebrating Birds
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Designed for educators of children ages 3-7, Growing Up WILD builds on children’s sense of wonder about nature through outdoor exploration and 27 field-tested lessons that include over 400 experiences to share with students. These experiences involve concepts in science, math, vocabulary, art, music and movement, health and safety, and nutrition, and other subjects. The curriculum is aligned with NAEYC standards, the Head Start Child Development and Early Learning Framework, and the USDA's MyPlate guidelines for child nutrition.

Growing Up WILD professional development training is widely available through Project WILD State Coordinators and Growing Up WILD Training Partners. For more information on becoming trained in Growing Up WILD, visit www.pwgrowingupwild.org.

Selected Contents:
Connecting Children to Nature
Developmentally Appropriate Practice
Nature Play
Nature in the Classroom
Math Connections
Language & Literacy Connections
Healthy Kids
Sparking Creativity
Scientific Inquiry
Lessons (27 lesson themes, over 400 experiences)
Home Connection Cards
Children's Book List
Educator Resources
Glossary
Tips for Teachers

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Paperback, 128 pages (large format)
Flying WILD: An Educator's Guide to Celebrating Birds provides over 40 activities that teach middle-school students about birds, their migration, and what people can do to help birds and their habitats.

Flying WILD professional development training is available in many cities through Flying WILD City Partners and Project WILD State Coordinators. For more information on becoming trained in Flying WILD, visit www.flyingwild.org.

Contents:
Welcome to Flying WILD!
Festivals in Many Forms
Special Guests and Performers
Festival Follow-Up
Teacher-Led Activities (16 activities)
Volunteer-Led Activities (8 activities)
Student-Led Activities (19 activities)
Service-Learning Projects
About Birds and Birding
Getting Kids Outdoors with Flying WILD
Birds in the News
Appendices

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Paperback, 366 pages
Taking Action: An Educator's Guide to Involving Students in Environmental Action Projects Water Watchers: Conserving Water at Your School and Home
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Taking Action inspires ideas and provides models for conducting effective environmental projects--projects that dynamically engage students from start to finish.

Table of Contents:
I. An Overview of Action
II. The Rationale of Action
III. How to Add Action to Your Teaching
IV. Action Success Stories
V. For More Information
Action Related Project WILD Activities
Action Matrix

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Paperback, 75 pages
Water Watchers provides educators with a step-by-step guide to mentoring a successful student-driven audit of water use--and waste--at school and in students' homes. Lessons are arranged to lead students from awareness of basic water conservation issues to responsible action and stewardship of their water environment.

For more curriculum resources on water conservation, visit www.wetcity.org.

Selected Contents
Facilitating a Student Water Audit and Conservation Project
Fostering Community Involvement
Cooperative Learning
Assessment of Student Work
Cross-curricular Suggestions
Explore the Issues (3 activities)
Analyze (5 activities)
Consider Options (3 activities)
Take Action (3 activities)
Student Handouts

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Paperback, 134 pages