#Playoutdoors Worth a read! Via @NAEE_UK
I found this book interesting and informative. I heartily agree that nature is something too seldom considered, in our current American culture, and that something intrinsically vital to our physical, mental, and emotional health is endangered because of that lack.
I enjoyed reading about peoples’ experiences with nature as children and adults; programs designed to help kids who haven’t had natural experiences to learn about the wilder world; and the positive, restorative qualities of nature that are beginning to be well-documented in studies.
The character and place descriptions and were rich and telling, and I liked the way the author referred to his own life, as a child and as a parent….it personalized the entire book for me.
I thought that many of the questions regarding how children are to learn how…
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