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Cheryl Lynn Tatum
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  • Farmer City, IL
  • United States
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Cheryl Lynn Tatum replied to Deb Dorsett Hanson's discussion Role of Libraries in Connecting Children to Nature
"Stephanie, Actually a large percentage of the children who attend our programs are in that age bracket, and it would be very easy to offer programs exclusively for them.  Our library board meets next week and I will speak to them about your…"
Jan 10, 2012
Cheryl Lynn Tatum replied to Deb Dorsett Hanson's discussion Role of Libraries in Connecting Children to Nature
"Stephanie Thanks for your kind offer, but small rural communities like mine don't have the resources for curriculum. In fact our library is completely operated by volunteers and I provide both my services and the materials for my programs at no…"
Jan 8, 2012
Cheryl Lynn Tatum replied to Deb Dorsett Hanson's discussion Role of Libraries in Connecting Children to Nature
"Thanks for the encouragement and two more great ideas! I've been wanting to approach the library board with my idea for a literacy enrichment backpack, but I think Suz's idea of an "experience backpack" takes my idea a step…"
Jan 5, 2012
Cheryl Lynn Tatum replied to Deb Dorsett Hanson's discussion Role of Libraries in Connecting Children to Nature
"I live in a very rural community with a small community library that allows me to provide summer reading programs designed to connect kids to the outdoors. The format of my reading programs has evolved to include exploration, literature, a game and…"
Oct 15, 2011
Cheryl Lynn Tatum commented on Harmony's group Place-based Education
"Homeschoolers here in Illinois network on the internet. They started a group in Yahoo groups based on their location. A moderator, which could be you, screens the members, but the members all post their interests, strength, questions and homeschool…"
Oct 11, 2010
Cheryl Lynn Tatum's blog post was featured

Funding Summer Environmental Education Programs

I have a passion for the environment and children in small rural towns who are geographically isolated from out-of-school enrichment programs. Consequently, I started my own environmental outreach organization, Prairie Hope. While it has been a challenge to find ways to be accepted into these communities, I think I have finally found a start.Within the context of their Summer Reading Program, I use children's literature as a springboard for Prairie Hope's EE programs. The marriage of literature…See More
Aug 17, 2010
Cheryl Lynn Tatum posted a blog post

Funding Summer Environmental Education Programs

I have a passion for the environment and children in small rural towns who are geographically isolated from out-of-school enrichment programs. Consequently, I started my own environmental outreach organization, Prairie Hope. While it has been a challenge to find ways to be accepted into these communities, I think I have finally found a start.Within the context of their Summer Reading Program, I use children's literature as a springboard for Prairie Hope's EE programs. The marriage of literature…See More
Aug 17, 2010
Cheryl Lynn Tatum replied to Mike Bezner's discussion Learning together
"I just took a peek at your website....very cool! Whereever you live in the Pacific Northwest, you are certainly blessed. While we have our share of natural wonders here on the Illinois prairie, we certainly don't have many of the same wildlife.…"
Jul 15, 2010
Juliet Robertson left a comment for Cheryl Lynn Tatum
"Welcome to C&NN Connect. I hope you find this website useful. In April 2008 I had the privilege of visiting Illinois and was impressed with the sheer number of organisations undertaking Prairie Restoration work. All the best for 2010."
Jan 2, 2010
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Jan 2, 2010

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Founder and Educator
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Prairie Hope
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http://prairiehope.com/

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Funding Summer Environmental Education Programs

I have a passion for the environment and children in small rural towns who are geographically isolated from out-of-school enrichment programs. Consequently, I started my own environmental outreach organization, Prairie Hope. While it has been a challenge to find ways to be accepted into these communities, I think I have finally found a start.



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At 2:12pm on January 2, 2010, Juliet Robertson said…
Welcome to C&NN Connect. I hope you find this website useful. In April 2008 I had the privilege of visiting Illinois and was impressed with the sheer number of organisations undertaking Prairie Restoration work. All the best for 2010.
 
 
 

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