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Backyards and Butterflies

Ways to Include Children With Disabilities in Outdoor Activities

by Naomi Miner

  • 209 Want to read
  • 33 Currently reading

Published by Brookline Books .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Disability: social aspects,
  • Sports & Outdoor Recreation,
  • Sociology,
  • Outdoor recreation for childre,
  • Equipment and supplies,
  • Sports & Recreation,
  • Education Of Exceptional Children,
  • Recreation For The Mentally And Physically Challenged,
  • Recreation,
  • Outdoor recreation,
  • Self-Help,
  • Handicapped children,
  • General,
  • Activities,
  • Children with Special Needs,
  • Handicapped,
  • Outdoor recreation for children with disabilities

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsDoreen Greenstein (Editor), Suzanne Bloom (Illustrator)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages72
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8730804M
    ISBN 101571290117
    ISBN 109781571290113
    OCLC/WorldCa32665671

    Get this from a library! Backyards and butterflies: ways to include children with disabilities in outdoor activities. [Doreen Greenstein;] -- Tells how to . To make your backyard a haven for birds, provide the essentials: food, water, and shelter. Also, birds generally prefer a landscape rich in trees and shrubs. There are four basic types of bird feeders. Gravity feeders usually have a roof and either glass .

    Bill Thompson III and Connie Toops have decades of firsthand experience and have written the book in a fun, lighthearted style, providing both amateur and veteran nature watchers with need-to-know information, including where hummingbirds and butterflies live, what they eat, and the best garden plants to attract them. "The Backyard Bug Book for Kids is an adorable look at the amazing creatures that can be found when children are exploring in their own backyards. It is very refreshing to see a children's book that portrays the incredible world of insects in a scientifically accurate manner while still captivating the young : $

    Bill Thompson III and Connie Toops have decades of firsthand experience and have written the book in a fun, lighthearted style, providing both amateur and veteran nature watchers with need-to-know information, including where hummingbirds and butterflies live, what they eat, and the best garden plants to attract on: Lakewood, CO   Butterflies Backyard Guide is an illustrated resource with more than fifty butterflies for gardeners and butterfly enthusiasts to identify. The book offers photos and information about each butterfly listed. Learn to identify the butterflies you see, and find out what to plant in your garden so they visit you at home!5/5(1).


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Scott Shalaway is the author of Building a Backyard Bird Habitat (), The Wild Side (), and Birds, Bats, and Butterflies (), as well as a syndicated nature column that appears in newspapers throughout the East/5(4). Backyards and Butterflies: Ways to Include Children with Disabilities in Outdoor Activities Paperback – Janu by Doreen Greenstein (Author)Cited by: 3.

In this handsome book, Mizejewski, manager of the National Wildlife Federation's Backyard Wildlife Habitat Program, offers a short guide to creating gardens and yards that promote ecological balance and provide natural habitats for a wide variety of wildlifeâ "birds, butterflies, toads, snakes, bats, bees and necessary predators such as spiders, beetles, owls and by: 2.

A lifelong naturalist and gardener, Sally Roth is the author of the highly successful The Backyard Birdfeeder's Bible and Attracting Birds to Your Backyard. Her other previous books include Natural Landscaping and Taylor's Guide to Ornamental Grasses, and her articles have appeared in many gardening magazines.

She frequently lectures and leads workshops on bird /5(16). Backyards and Butterflies: Ways to Include Children with Disabilities in Outdoor Activities.

Greenstein, Doreen; And Others This sourcebook is designed for children, parents, and families, detailing ideas for outdoor play and learning activities, with emphasis on involving children with disabilities in outdoor by: 3. Butterflies In The Backyard. Beginners and long-time butterfly watchers alike will find much to celebrate in this book.

Part natural history, part gardening guide, the book contains solid information on butterfly behaviour and habitats and also explains in careful detail how to attract these lovely creatures to your backyard with plants and feeders/5.

A little entomologist can learn about all sorts of insects and arthropods with this story of a caterpillar growing up and becoming a butterfly."―Kathryn Hokamp, Lepidopterist "The Backyard Bug Book for Kids does a fabulous job of exploring the amazing world of insects through the curious eyes of a child, while teaching important scientific facts.

The activities in /5(). Backyards and Butterflies: Ways to Include Children With Disabilities in Outdoor Activities by Doreen Greenstein, Naomi Miner (Contributor), Emilie Kudela, Suzanne Bloom (Contributor) List Price: $ Amazon Price: $ Paperback - 72 pages (February ) Brookline Books; ISBN:.

How to Raise Monarch Butterflies: A Step-by-Step Guide for Kids by Carol Pasternak. If your children want to learn how to raise Monarch butterflies, this is the book you must have.

Carol Pasternak, The Monarch Butterfly Crusader, has filled the book with colorful and detailed photos. She shares secrets to help you find eggs and caterpillars, then provides detailed instructions. “Attracting Birds, Butterflies and Other Backyard Wildlife, Expanded Second Edition” contains everything you need to know to create a thriving wildlife habitat garden.

Much has changed in the fifteen years since the book’s first publication, and the need to restore wildlife habitat in our cities, towns and neighborhoods is greater than ever. In the Time of the Butterflies, with over one million copies in print, was selected by the National Endowment for the Arts for its national Big Read program, and in President Obama awarded Alvarez the National Medal of Arts in recognition of her extraordinary storytelling/5().

In this handsome book, Mizejewski, manager of the National Wildlife Federation's Backyard Wildlife Habitat Program, offers a short guide to creating gardens and yards that promote ecological balance and provide natural habitats for a wide variety of wildlife-birds, butterflies, toads, snakes, bats, bees and necessary predators such as spiders Brand: Fox Chapel Publishing Company, Incorporated.

The Butterfly Book: An Easy Guide to Butterfly Gardening, Identification and Behavior. Little, Brown and Company. Book dedicated to butterfly gardening; The Xerces Society. Attracting Native Pollinators: The Xerces Society Guide to Conserving North American Bees and Butterflies and Their Habitat.

Storey Publishing. Robert M. Pyle's National Audubon Society Field Guide to North American Butterflies informs us that about butterfly species occur in North America north of Mexico. The guide illustrates of those, and has notes on 70 others.

Therefore, the number of butterfly species in North America north of Mexico is almost the same as the number of bird species, so, theoretically, butterfly. In The Family Butterfly Book, Rick shares his vast knowledge, contagious enthusiasm, and deep respect for these fascinating creatures.

Though many of us know that caterpillars turn into butterflies, Rick explains the transformation from start to finish - egg to caterpillar to chrysallis to butterfly - and reveals where each stage can be found.

Since her retirement, she has been able to spend daily time in her extensive backyard flower garden. The garden inspired Lorraine to spin tales about the insects and butterflies for her grandchildren.

Her two children's books, The Butterfly Adventure and Tatty, The Monarch Butterfly, reflect these tales. Roll out the welcome mat for butterflies and hummingbirds. Attracting Butterflies & Hummingbirds to Your Backyard reveals the secrets for creating irresistible gardens and a welcoming landscape, and will help lure these amazing creatures up close and personal for your enjoyment and wonder.

Author Sally Roth knows the best plants, feeders, and water features /5. So, if you are like me and are interested in adding to your backyard book collection, below are a few of my recommendations.

Attracting Birds, Butterflies, and Other Backyard Wildlife, Expanded Second Edition By David Mizejewski, National Wildlife Federation. If you are new to backyard wildlife habitat gardening, this book is for you.

With more than high-quality photographs, lists of the best native plants to support wildlife, and 17 gardening projects the whole family can enjoy, from building bird houses to creating garden ponds, Attracting Birds, Butterflies, and Other Backyard Wildlife, Expanded Second Edition is a must-have resource for nature enthusiasts, gardeners.

Backyards and butterflies: ways to include children with disabilities in outdoor activities Author: Doreen Greenstein ; Suzanne Bloom ; New York State Rural Health and Safety Council. “This book is the perfect learning tool for parents and teachers who are interested in teaching youngsters about the life cycle of butterflies Don't be surprised if after reading this book, young readers dash outside to check out the lepidopterous activity in the backyard.Butterflies are cold-blooded and need plenty of warm sunshine.

You may see them in early spring with wings wide open to the warming sun. Or you may see them just touch the top of a bird bath or pond. Purple, red, orange, and yellow flowers attract butterflies. With a few simple changes, your backyard or par. READ MORE.Learn about the difference between butterflies and moths, the life cycle of a Monarch Butterfly, types of butterflies in our backyards and more!

Did you know some butterflies and moths use their bodies to protect themselves and blend in with the plants or trees? Everyone will enjoy learning fun facts in Butterflies and Moths First Discovery : $