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Paperback – 240 pages
8.5 Inches × 11 Inches (w × h)

Weight: 537 Grams
BISAC: EDUCATION / Teaching Methods & Materials / General
Publisher: New Society Publishers
ISBN: 9780865715011
Pub. Date: 2004-08-15

About the Authors

Tim Grant

Tim Grant is a former high school teacher and the co-editor of Green Teacher magazine, a non-profit quarterly offering practical ideas for fostering environmental literacy and global awareness in Grades K-12.

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Gail Littlejohn

Gail Littlejohn is a former high school teacher and the co-editor of Green Teacher magazine, a non-profit quarterly offering practical ideas for fostering environmental literacy and global awareness in Grades K-12.

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Teaching Green

The Middle Years

edited by Tim Grant & Gail Littlejohn



For anyone working with young people in grades 6-8 -- whether inside or outside schools -- Teaching Green contains over 50 of the best activities and teaching strategies contributed to Green Teacher magazine over the last 10 years by educators from across North America. Organized into 'green teaching' categories, the book offers a host of ideas for hands-on learning about biodiversity, ecology, resource consumption, green technology and the world around us. This collection will inspire educators who are seeking innovative strategies for incorporating 'green' themes into their programs.

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