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Put On Your Owl Eyes: Open Your Senses & Discover Nature's Secrets; Mapping, Tracking & Journaling Activities

Devin Franklin

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Product Details
Paperback (BC)
01 May 2019
Storey Publishing
144 pages - 236 x 188 x 8mm


Children will see the natural world around them with brand new eyes, as they learn to follow its signs, hear its language, and understand its secrets. With this unique and compelling book written by expert environmental educator Devin Franklin, kids aged 8 to 13 will build their own relationship with nature through finding a “Sit Spot” - an outdoor space in the backyard, in a field or in the woods, in a vacant lot or a city park - where they can stop, observe, and become familiar with the flora and fauna that live there. From the Six Arts of Tracking (Who, What, Where, When, Why, and How) and making a habitat map to walking in smooth silence like a fox and learning the basics of bird language, exploration exercises lead young readers on a fascinating journey of discovery as they watch, listen, map, interpret, and write about the sounds, sights, scents, and patterns they encounter. With journalling prompts, map-making activities, and observational tracking pages throughout, Put On Your Owl Eyes is an interactive and thought-provoking guidebook.
Kids aged 8 to 13 will sharpen their senses and get to know the natural world up close with this interactive guide to nature observation and exploration, including tracking, mapping, and reflective journalling activities.
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