Go Wild!: 101 Things to Do Outdoors Before You Grow Up

Go Wild!: 101 Things to Do Outdoors Before You Grow Up

by Jo Schofield, Fiona Danks
     
 

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Young people these days are often homebound, entertaining themselves with the Internet, television, video games, and text messages, but completely disconnected from the reality of the great outdoors. Many have never experienced simple pleasures such as telling stories around a warm campfire, camping outdoors, or whittling a stick. Go Wild! is the perfectSee more details below

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Young people these days are often homebound, entertaining themselves with the Internet, television, video games, and text messages, but completely disconnected from the reality of the great outdoors. Many have never experienced simple pleasures such as telling stories around a warm campfire, camping outdoors, or whittling a stick. Go Wild! is the perfect book for families with children ages 10 to 14 wanting to get in touch with the natural world. The authors describe a range of wild and fun adventures for families to share. Readers learn potentially life-saving skills that give them confidence, independence, and a sense of environmental awareness. Topics include building shelter, building a fire, foraging for food, cooking outdoors, tools and weapons, bushcraft skills, water and keeping clean, and safety. From making a catapult to catching crayfish, creating fire without matches to constructing a tepee, Go Wild! is all about thrilling activities, amazing discoveries, and young people having the time of their lives in the great outdoors.

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780711229396
Publisher:
Lincoln, Frances Limited
Publication date:
05/01/2009
Edition description:
Original
Pages:
160
Sales rank:
1,134,629
Product dimensions:
7.60(w) x 9.70(h) x 0.60(d)
Age Range:
9 - 12 Years

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