A Little Guide to Wild Flowers

Author: Charlotte Voake

Publisher: Doubleday Children's

ISBN: 9781903919118

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 62

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Arranged in colour for speedy identification, with extra anecdotes from winsome characters in Charlotte Voake's inimitable style; this child-friendly guide also includes keynotes on plant parts and the seasons, along with a tick-box index for keen spotters. The Eden Project brings plants and people together. It is dedicated to developing a greater understanding of our shared global garden; encouraging us to respect plants - and protect them.
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Every Nursery Needs a Garden

A Step-by-step Guide to Creating and Using a Garden with Young Children

Author: Ann Watts

Publisher: Routledge

ISBN: 1136736549

Category: Education

Page: 144

View: 8834

‘If outdoor activities with young children have always baffled you, then this is the book for you. Practical in style and structure, it has an accessible approach which is based in the best early years practice and provides plenty of challenges and new ideas. It is a must have for your early years setting.’ - Kathryn Solly, Headteacher at Chelsea Open Air Nursery School and Children’s Centre, UK A garden can be a magical place for young children and offers them rich and engaging learning experiences as they interact with a variety of plants and wildlife throughout the year. This book guides you through the process of creating a garden, however small, for young children. It looks at the impact a garden area can have on children’s overall development and the benefits of using natural materials as learning tools. Full of practical advice on how to design, develop resource and use a garden area, this book brings together: advice on planning a garden and how to get children, parents and the local community involved ideas for settings with limited space ideas for different spaces including a wildlife space, a woodland space, a digging area, sand and water spaces and a growing area suggestions of plants, flowers and crops to grow with very young children information about the wildlife children may discover a calendar guide to activities and garden planning throughout the year ways to encourage children to develop a sense of awareness of the importance of conservation and sustainability guidance on health and safety clear links with EYFS to show how a garden supports the areas of learning and development. Written for all early years practitioners, this book is the definitive guide for those looking to further enhance their outdoor environment and fulfil the potential learning opportunities that a garden can provide.
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Know it All, Find it Fast for Youth Librarians and Teachers

Author: Christinea Donnelly

Publisher: Facet Publishing

ISBN: 185604761X

Category: Information resources

Page: 323

View: 9642

A brand new version of the best-selling enquiry desk reference text, Know it All, Find it Fast, specifically designed for those working with children and young people in schools, public libraries and at home. Including an invaluable overview of the education system and the school curriculum as well as a comprehensive listing of useful resources by topic, this A-Z covers school subjects from science and maths to reading and literacy, and more general themes such as children's health, wellbeing and hobbies. Each topic is broken down into useful sections that will help to guide your response; Typical questions outline common queries such as 'Have you got any information about volcanoes?' Considerations provides useful hints and tips i.e. 'Geography now encompasses not only physical and human geography but also environmental geography, social geography, geology and geopolitics.' Where to look lists relevant printed, digital and online resources with useful annotations explaining their scope and strengths Readership: This is the must-have quick reference tool arming librarians and teachers with the knowledge to deal with any queries thrown at them from children and young people as well as their parents and caregivers. It will also be a handy reference for parents and anyone working with children and young people in other organizations such as homework clubs and youth workers.
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The Rainy Day Book

Author: Helen Brooks

Publisher: Guardian Books

ISBN: 085265359X

Category: Education

Page: 256

View: 1677

'MUUUUMMMM ... DAAADDDD ... I'm BORED!' Whether it's the weekend, half term or the summer holidays, these words will likely strike fear into any parent's heart - particularly if it's tipping it down with rain outside. Thankfully, this delightful collection is at hand, packed full of imaginative ideas that are guaranteed to inspire young minds, and maybe even remind older ones of the best bits of their own childhood. The selection not only includes simple and inexpensive ideas for science and craft activities, from making your own rocket to creating a memory box, it also gives suggestions for imaginative play, from indoor camping to pretending to be a pirate for the day. There are activities that will encourage children to learn about animals and insects, to pick up foreign languages and to find out more about their family history, and it even covers recommendations for the times when the weather isn't so bad, from leapfrog in the garden to visiting a local farm. Packed full of thoughtful and inventive ideas, The Rainy Day Book will prove an endless source of inspiration for anyone with children to entertain.
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Homemade Kids

Thrifty, Creative and Eco-Friendly Ways to Raise Your Child

Author: Nicola Baird

Publisher: Random House

ISBN: 1409003655

Category: Family & Relationships

Page: 288

View: 9595

Modern living offers convenience, and as parents we need all the help we can get. Food is produced in abundance, and clothes are cheap enough for us to use and then discard. But is it necessary to be so wasteful? And is this really how we want to raise our children? Homemade Kids is full of top tips, inspirational ideas and practical advice that will help you to: make your home a more healthy, energy-efficient environment create toys and fun activities for your baby decide whether reusuable nappies are the right choice for you consider the best feeding and transport solutions for your family Raising a healthy, happy child doesn't need to be a complicated process that puts a strain on the planet and your wallet. Homemade Kids takes you back to basics and reminds you of the simple pleasures of parenting.
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Moskito

Fantasy-Roman

Author: Steve Voake

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9783442244317

Category:

Page: 316

View: 7413

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Der Akt

Anatomie für Künstler

Author: Sarah Simblet

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9783831026234

Category:

Page: 255

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Something about the Author

Author: Thomson Gale

Publisher: Gale Cengage

ISBN: 9780787688042

Category: Reference

Page: 250

View: 1073

Series covers individuals ranging from established award winners to authors and illustrators who are just beginning their careers. Entries cover: personal life, career, writings and works in progress, adaptations, additional sources, and photographs.
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Das unheimliche Labor

Author: Robert L. Stine

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9783570201510

Category: German language materials

Page: 126

View: 1549

Für Margaret und Casey ist es streng verboten, das Keller-Labor ihres Vaters, eines Pflanzenforschers, zu betreten. Eines Tages halten die Kinder ihre Neugier aber nicht mehr aus und machen eine schreckliche Entdeckung...
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The School Librarian

Author: N.A

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: N.A

Category: School libraries

Page: N.A

View: 1339

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The Garden

Author: N.A

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: N.A

Category: Botany

Page: N.A

View: 6156

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British Wildlife

Author: N.A

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: N.A

Category: Natural history

Page: N.A

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Mein erstes großes Buch von der Natur

Author: Nicola Davies

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9783848900060

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 108

View: 3194

Eine Reise durch die Jahreszeiten der Natur, sachkundig und poetisch für Kinder ab 6.
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Käfer-Queen (Die Käfer-Saga 2)

Author: M.G. Leonard

Publisher: Chicken House

ISBN: 3646929006

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 304

View: 6497

Darkus versteht die Welt nicht mehr! Sein Vater will zurück zu Lucretia Cutter. Dabei haben Darkus, sein Käfer Baxter und seine Freunde alles daran gesetzt, ihn aus den Fängen der durchgeknallten Fashionqueen zu befreien. Darkus weiß genau, dass mit Lucretia was nicht stimmt. Sie ist mächtig, gefährlich – und besessen von Käfern. Doch was will sie auf der Oscar-Verleihung in L.A.? Warum entwirft sie plötzlich Kleider aus Käfern? Und wieso schwebt Baxter in Lebensgefahr? Das große Käfer-Abenteuer geht weiter.
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Design trifft Natur

Die modernen Gärten des Piet Oudolf

Author: Piet Oudolf,Noël Kingsbury

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9783800179602

Category: Nature

Page: 280

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Roman

Author: Laurie Halse Anderson

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9783407789082

Category:

Page: 274

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Garten und Terrasse

das große Ideenbuch

Author: Gisela Keil,Jürgen Becker

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9783938100417

Category:

Page: 256

View: 8811

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Horticulture: art and science for life

the colloquia presentations : a proceedings of the XXVI International Horticultural Congress : Toronto, Canada, 11-17 August, 2002

Author: Canadian Society for Horticultural Science,International Society for Horticultural Science

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9789066052178

Category: Gardening

Page: 228

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