Helping children and families connect with the natural world

Books and Websites

Books and links to other websites of interest to adults interested in teaching young children to connect with nature.

Reading suggestions for adults:

The Sense of Wonder - Rachel Carson (1998)

The Green Hour: A daily dose of nature for happier, healthier, smarter kids - T. Christopher (2010)

Last Child in the Woods: Saving our children from nature-deficit disorder. - Richard Louve (2005)

Biophilia: The human bond with other species - E.O. Wilson (1984)

Website suggestions:

https://www.discovertheforest.org/

http://offgridkids.org/

http://richardlouv.com/

www.sharingnature.com