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Get outside : the kids guide to fun in the great outdoors / written by Jane Drake & Ann Love ; illustrated by Heather Collins.

Drake, Jane. (Author). Collins, Heather. (Added Entry). Love, Ann. (Added Entry). Swenson, Samantha. (Added Entry).
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Erlanger Branch J 796.083 Drak (Text) 33126018229025 JNonfiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781554538027
  • ISBN: 1554538025
  • Physical Description: 176 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
  • Publisher: Toronto : Kids Can Press, c2012.

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General Note: Includes index.
Compiled from: The kids cottage book (c1983), The kids cottage games book (c1998), The kids winter cottage book (c2001), and The kids book of the night sky (c2004)--Prelim.
Edited by Samantha Swenson--Prelim.
Formatted Contents Note: Spring -- Nature Lover -- Build a birdhouse -- Purple martin apartment house -- Build a bat hangout -- Swamp things -- Animal clues -- Outdoor Fun and Games -- Goofy golf -- Cooperative games -- Juggle Bubbles -- Fly a kite -- 500 up -- Stone toss games -- Night prowl -- Scavenger hunt -- Snug Inside -- Donkey -- Slapjack -- Dominoes -- Fives and ones -- Look to the Sky -- What to look for in the spring sky -- The spring equinox -- Star bear: a hunting adventure -- Summer -- Nature Lover -- Vegetable garden -- Make a scarecrow -- Summer garbage -- Summer bird feeders -- Call of the wild -- Outdoor Fun and Games -- Spud -- Hoop and arrow -- Swing into summer -- Beach games -- Pebbles in the sand -- Treasure hunt -- Bootin' -- Snug Inside -- Picture it -- Midway games -- Jacks -- Make a night sky dome -- Look to the Sky -- What to look for in the summer sky -- The Milky Way -- Milky Way stories -- Fall -- Nature Lover -- Wildlife blind -- Worm farm -- Telling times -- Spying into an anthill -- Windsock forecasting -- Wild weather -- Outdoor Fun and Games -- Frisbee golf -- Rock art -- 21 basketball -- Juggling -- Marbles -- Hiding games -- Capture the flag -- Comet ball -- Snug Inside -- Crokinole -- Pickup sticks -- Marathon card games -- Skillful stunts -- Look to the Sky -- What to look for in the autumn sky -- The Northern Lights -- Little Dipper stories -- Winter -- Nature Lover -- Winter sun -- Snow science -- Making tracks -- Under the snow -- Winter bird feeding -- Outdoor Fun and Games -- Fun in the snow -- Traditional snow games -- Make a rink -- Rink games -- Ice and snow art -- Winter Olympics -- Snug Inside -- Snow structures -- Charms and chimes -- Blizzards and icicles -- String snowflakes -- Look to the Sky -- What to look for in the winter sky -- Indoor constellations -- The story of Osiris and Isis -- Index.
Summary, etc.: A treasury of outdoor-themed games and activities for each season offers scientific and historical trivia to accompany instructions for such ideas as building a sundial, making a kite, playing Spud, and observing the sky at night.
Subject: Outdoor recreation.
Outdoor games.

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