Creating a Space for Learning

by: Steve Rich

Did you ever look out the window on a nice day and dream about what fun it would be to hold class outside? Your students probably feel the same way! Teaching outdoors is rewarding for both teachers and students, and this chapter offers many options for creating an outdoor learning laboratory, as well as tips for fitting outdoor lessons into your curriculum. The chapter also includes some practical, short-term alternatives on how to adapt outdoor classroom components for temporary use.


Type Book ChapterPub Date 3/1/2010Stock # PB272X_1

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