"This is a wonderful idea!! It is so important to give credit where it is due my hats off to Anne Ferguson and her collaborators. I love how she buys new books to give the authors their due as well. Thank you for sharing John and I'll pass it on!"
We'd love to donate an Into the Great Outdoors activity set for a classroom prize. Correlated in arts & literature, science, and social skills - Chipper is the conscientious ambassador of the great outdoors. Let me know if…"
"Hi Everyone, I know its early but I'm gearing up for International Mud day 2012. It's a great time to start organizing an event for fun mud activities. I'm doing a Mud Day with all the preschools in my valley. I'm doing a…"
"Oh my I went to High Trails with my 6th grade class at the Sandborn Ranch in 1972, and as I was doing my undergrad went to Stalking 3 or 4 years in a row. It is such a great experience both as a child and a teacher!!! I'll go to your website.…"
I don't know if you want to include Pre-schools in your count. But I've worked at Wildwood School it is an environmental arts preschool on 8 archers of Forest Service Land, just outside of Aspen CO. We are a non profit and we have…"
"I'm kind of jumping the gun, but I am planing on doing a whole community event for International Mud Day. The director of our city's Childcare Resource said she would like to get involved and get at least get us some press. Dose anyone…"
"Great blog on gardening! I love gardening with my 4 and 5 year olds. I am in the process of looking into a "branch" of our environmental preschool. We do great things but still only get outside an hour, maybe two (8:30-4:00). I'm…"
"Hi Janine~ It's so great to hear your enthusiasm and I'm with you! I co direct and teach at an environmental preschool on forest service land, we have 10 aches of mountain woods to explore. As far as getting funding I'm wondering if…"
We have an Environmental Pre-school on 8 achers of Forest Serves land in Aspen Colorado. Our website is <www. wildwoodschool.org> My dream is to get more organic, we do a lot, have a grow dome that enables us to…"
Scotish pre-school practitioners seem to be way ahead of us. But the school I work at is way before its time. It was built in 1973, its an earthen building on 16 achers of Forest Service land (It has dwindled and now its 8 achers).…"
I've been teaching at Wildwood school for 19 years.
I have 3 children in their 20's
BA in Early Childhood Education
Certified Environmental Educator in the State of Colorado
Certified Director of Child Care Center, State of Colorado
We'd love to donate an Into the Great Outdoors activity set for a classroom prize. Correlated in arts & literature, science, and social skills - Chipper is the conscientious ambassador of the great outdoors. Let me know if you'd like a gift prize for the class. Great nature-inspired music as well! www.letsgochipper.com. Email me firstname.lastname@example.org. Cheers! Stephanie
Hi Tina! Welcome to the forum. I'm glad you found us and started to make yourself at home by joining the Early Childhood group. I hope you participate a lot more and find the forum a rich source of resources and camaraderie. You might be interested in our Natural Teachers Network, too. Cheers!