Review: The Midwest Book Review- California Bookwatch December 2009 - December 1, 2009
Hey Kids! Out The Door, Let's Explore is for any active early childhood lending library and offers a focus on nature and concept walks for kids. Each walk includes a list of vocabulary words based on nature observations, with planning and preparations materials, sample permission forms, and guidelines for educational walking trips.
Review: November 2009 Book News Inc. - November 1, 2009
Redleaf has 50-plus years of experience in the early childhood field as a trainer, child care center director, public school teacher, and author of several books and articles. She presents 27 nature, community, and concept walks that preschool and early elementary educators can use to help young learners expand their knowledge of the world around them, and to support their early literacy development. Many of the walks provide opportunities for using the senses of sight, hearing, smell, touch, and taste to experience the world firsthand. the text includes planning and preparation materials, sample permission forms, and guidelines for conducting safe and educational walking trips. Additional activities, songs, and figerplays are available at a companion website. (Annotation 2009 Book News Inc. Portland, OR)