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For outdoor activities year round, try these shelves full of ideas and books:
ÛMacBeth's Christmas Opinion
ÛMacBeth's Winter Opinion
ÛMacBeth's Spring Opinion
ÛMacbeth's Summer Opinion
ÛMacBeth's Autumn Opinion
ÛHigh School Science
Peterson's Field Guides are my favorite. They always have clear drawings and hints for easy identification.
Field and Forest:
Earth and Space:
Need to know where to go? Try these handy guides to the best hiking with children in your area:
If you are feeling very brave, or you're just curious about the possibilities, try Adventuring with Children The author relates her experiences while taking her twin boys around the world. Inspiring!
Want more camping suggestions? Need equipment? Click here!
Get to know how to use a map and compass with this book. Orienteering is fun and educational...and it has real-world applications! And a compass makes a great stocking stuffer, party favor or gift for any time of year.
From the Mississippi to the sea, and across the great
lakes, Holling's books will take you on a continental adventure. With maps,
wonderful text, and some of the best illustrations of any children's books,
these are a must-have for any homeschool collection.
Paddle-to-the-Sea is now available on
Charlotte Mason wrote six volumes on educating children. I highly
recommend that you read the original.
Real Learning is a beautiful melding of Catholic family life and
Charlotte Mason's methods.
Tired of Twaddle on TV?
Enhance your Science Curriculum National Geographic Video!
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