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The Art of Trees

Photo: Scoil Bhride NS, The Yew Tubers, Tree Tribes Procession in Dunleer

Photo: The Art of Baking, Tree Recipes by the Crabapples, St. Francis NS, Blackrock… 394 more words

Children And Nature

Little Kids, Big Rules: Thoughts on the Criminalization of Childhood, Part I

When I was growing up, I was well aware of our family rules and those of our neighborhood, which were intended to ensure safety and foster kindness, integrity and good manners: … 1,374 more words

Homeschooling

Pippa is still claiming her wildness

When it came to writing an introduction to my book, Claim Your Wildness, I sought an effective and catchy way of explaining what “claiming our wildness” means so that potential readers could understand immediately what the book is about. 447 more words

Nature

President Obama's "Every Kid in a Park" Initiative: Connecting Kids to Nature and History

Two developments last week provide opportunities for cities to connect young people to the outdoors and to local history.

The President’s new Every Kid in a Park… 479 more words

Cities

The Song of the Boot

It’s been cold lately. Not sure if you’ve noticed. Our school board already cancelled one day of school for -35oC weather, and it looks like they might do it again tomorrow. 121 more words

A Woodland Web of Life

Crann (www.crann.ie) is Ireland’s leading voluntary tree organisation dedicated to the promotion and protection of trees, hedgerows and woodlands. Crann has produced a number of educational brochures describing the benefits of trees to the Irish environment. 489 more words

Children And Nature

Sonairte and Tree Recipes

Photo Source: Sonairte Website

If you are interested in a nature study field trip, Sonairte (an interactive visitor centre located in Laytown) promotes ecological awareness and sustainable living. 659 more words

Children And Nature