I Love Dirt!: 52 Activities to Help You and Your Kids Discover the Wonders of Nature

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Trumpeter, 2008 - Family & Relationships - 153 pages
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I Love Dirt! presents 52 open-ended activities to help you engage your child in the outdoors. No matter what your location—from a small patch of green in the city to the wide-open meadows of the country—each activity is meant to promote exploration, stimulate imagination, and heighten a child's sense of wonder.

To learn more about the author, Jennifer Ward, visit her website at jenniferwardbooks.com and to learn more about the illustrator, Susie Ghahremani, visit her website at boygirlparty.com.

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Review: I Love Dirt!: 52 Activities to Help You and Your Kids Discover the Wonders of Nature

User Review  - Christie - Goodreads

To me, the activities in this books seemed fairly obvious, but I can see how the parents of some of my students could really benefit from suggestions for open-ended activities to get their kids outside and active in nature. Read full review

Review: I Love Dirt!: 52 Activities to Help You and Your Kids Discover the Wonders of Nature

User Review  - Julia - Goodreads

I absolutely love this book! I have read many books about activities to do with your children and this one by far is the most unique and fun way to introduce your very littlest kids to nature and ... Read full review

About the author (2008)

Jennifer Ward is the author of numerous children's books, all of which present nature to kids. Her award-winning titles have been featured in magazines such as Ranger Rick, Your Big Backyard, Learning, and Foreword, and she has been interviewed and featured on national television and local radio. She is a regular speaker at conferences and schools across the country, where she instills the importance of literacy and the wonders waiting to be discovered in the natural world. 

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