Things to See & Do in Washington
Woodland Park Zoological Gardens
Olympic National Park
Northwest Trek Wildlife Park
Mount Rainier National Park
Lake Chelan National Recreation Area
Ross Lake National Recreation Area
Lake Roosevelt National Recreation Area
North Cascades National Park
Point Defiance Zoo & Aquarium
Field Trips: Bug Hunting, Animal Tracking, Bird-watching, Shore Walking
With Jim Arnosky as your guide, an ordinary hike becomes an eye-opening experience. He'll help you spot a hawk soaring far overhead and note the details of a dragonfly up close. Study the black-and-white drawings -- based on his own field research -- and you'll discover if those tracks in the brush were made by a deer or a fox.
In his celebrated style, this author, artist, and naturalist enthusiastically shares a wealth of tips. Jim Arnosky wants you to enjoy watching wildlife. He carefully explains how field marks, shapes, and location give clues for identifying certain plants and animals wherever you are. He gives hints for sharpening observational skills. And he encourages you to draw and record birds, insects, shells, animal tracks, and other finds from a busy day's watch.
Nature Studies Homeschool Curriculum
Considering God's Creation
Nature Studies Activities & Experiments
Arbor Day National Poster Contest
How I Teach a Large Family in a Relaxed, Classical Way: Science
Handbook of Nature Study
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