Curriculum & Resources: The Big Disconnect Infographic
CottageCountry.com has partnered with the David Suzuki Foundation to create this eye-catching infographic on the ill effects of spending too much time inside and the benefits of spending time in the great outdoors. What are you and your students waiting for? Ditch the classroom for open sky, fresh air, and getting to know your local trees, bodies of water, and wildlife.
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- Beyond Ecophobia
If we want children to flourish, says educator David Sobel, we need to give them time to connect with nature and love the Earth before we ask them to save it.
- How to Build a Bike Train
Forty years ago, almost half of American kids biked to school. A smart idea for getting kids pedaling again.
- Quality Over Quantity: Local Food & the Obesity Epidemic
When we sacrifice good food to have lots of food, it's a double loss. Can we use this time of thinner wallets to examine the volume of food we run through our bodies?
The above resources accompany the December 2012 YES! Education Connection Newsletter
READ the Newsletter: TED-Ed Talented Teacher Videos :: What Would Nature Do?
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