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Green Teacher 47, April-May 1996

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Transforming School Grounds by Ann Coffey
History of and rationale for Schoolyard Naturalization

A Diverse Dozen: Habitats for Healhty School Grounds by Paul E. Knoop
Suggestions for creating diverse learning environments in the school yard

How Schoolyards Influence Behaviour by Edward Cheskey
What common sense and research tell us

Refuge by Désireée Blume
A meditation on being in a natural space

Avian Attraction by Ken Quanz and Edward Cheskey
How to attract birds to your schoolyard

Projects for the Birds by Steven Uriarte
Some ideas for creating a bird-friendly environment

Butterfly Gardens by Kim Denman
Designing and planning for a school ground metamorphosis

Schoolyard Naturalization: Who ya gonna call?
Listing of organizations offering resources or teacher training in schoolyard enhancement

Fashion a Field Guide to your School Nature Area by Bruce R. Dean

Setting Down Roots: Creating a schoolyard tree nursery by Cathy Dueck

Outdoor Classrooms: the learning links by Jeff Reading and George Taven
Creating an outdoor classroom is not simply another “”add on””, but a means to enhance the curriculum with outdoor, hands-on learning.

A world a-greening: International snapshots of schoolyard projects by Roben Stikeman
A few examples of what imagination can offer the school landscape

Exploring wetlands by Elizabeth Kerr and Gordon Harrison
A six-step model for wetlands monitoring and stewardship at the high school level
Inside the Internet: Searching the web (available online) by Richard Kool

And as always, over 20 new educational resources are profiled and evaluated in this issue of Green Teacher.

(This issue available as photocopy only)

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