Beyond 101 Nature Activities: Interacting With the Natural World at Camp and in Our Communities
Through the Senses, With an Emphasis on the Sense of Wonder!
features a sampling of naturebased
activities that can be implemented anytime, anywhere, without a lot of materials or time
spent preparing. The DVD includes a discussion concerning how to train staff to help campers
create a personal connection with nature. The DVD also examines the importance of going beyond
the activities and allowing children of feel comfortable exploring on their own, initiate free play,
and use their imaginations of creativity to create their own activities in the out-of-doors.
Among the topics covered:
- Thinking outside the bag
- Every camp can be a nature camp
- Every counselor is a nature counselor
- Every adult can be a nature advocate
- Unstructured time