Need a friendly guide on finding ways to appreciate nature and how to go green? Get Out!is chockful of eco-friendly ideas to help families, classrooms, and groups get outside, learn about nature, experience the world in new ways, and take a hands-on approach to green living. Chapters on being an eco-friendly consumer and eco-friendly eater, as well as on choosing an issue and taking a stand, make for a well-rounded yet easy-to-use handbook for making a difference indoors and out. Open to any page to find something to do today. The payoff is huge: not only is nature just plain awesome to be in, research shows that spending time enjoying nature can actually improve our physical and emotional health. Bonus: Kids who learn to love nature will naturally do more to conserve it. Get Out!shows you ways to :Get Started: Cool Ways to Embrace Nature Today Go Further: Projects, Plans, and Outings Get Smart: Be Green Consumers - and Eaters Get Active: More than Just the Three Rs Get Involved: Take a Green Stand With Get Out:, green living is fun and easy. Get Out! is a Gold Mom's Choice Awards Winnerin the Adult Books: Outdoors and Nature Category.
Judy Molland is an award-winning teacher and writer. she is contributing education editor for Dominion Parenting Media (formerly United Parenting Publications), the largest syndicate of parenting magazines in the United States, and has numerous articles featured on Parenthood.com. Judy is the author of the critically acclaimed Straight Talk About Schools Today.