Category Archives: Nature Study

Nature Study Ideas

Winter Nature Study Play `Kim’s game’- pick a scene outside a window, look at it carefully enough to be able to look at it again on another day and describe what is different.When you have been able to take a brisk walk, go home, and over hot cocoa ask who can remember what you passed […]

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Red Fox Sketches

Scroll down for  a larger collection of red fox sketches.  They are from School Arts magazine, volume fifteen (1916, I think). If you have never seen a red fox (at the zoo, in the wild, on a nature program), it would probably be good to look at a few pictures- try here or this video of a […]

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Nature Study and the Scientific Method

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Nature Study: Personal Acquisition of knowledge and experience

Didactic Method: Lecture approach, teacher imparts information “…the teacher need be no specialist nor qualified expert ; all that is required of him is that he shall have broken away from the old didactic methods of imparting information, and have the enthusiasm which arises from a love of nature. On the other hand it is […]

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