The Resource Sticks and stones : a kid's guide to building and exploring in the great outdoors, Melissa Lennig., (ebook)

Sticks and stones : a kid's guide to building and exploring in the great outdoors, Melissa Lennig., (ebook)

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Sticks and stones : a kid's guide to building and exploring in the great outdoors
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Sticks and stones
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a kid's guide to building and exploring in the great outdoors
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Melissa Lennig.
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eng
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Sticks and Stones presents a treasure trove of building and engineering ideas for children to employ in the great outdoors using the materials made readily available to them, from cabins and tipis to bridges and dams. Many smaller scale projects are included, too-such as how to make ochre paint with shale, make a fishing pole, and carve a marshmallow roasting stick. Opportunities and materials for constructive play exist everywhere in nature. Author Melissa Lennig (of the blog Fireflies and Mud Pies) introduces today's screen-overloaded kids to this world of fun waiting just outside the door. Whether camping or hanging out in the back yard, children will marvel at the wonderful, useful tools and playthings they can create with natural objects. Sticks and Stones details various designs for the ever-popular fort (cabins, tipis, survival shelters, etc.) and also covers structures such as bridges, fences, and dams, while explaining the STEAM principles behind each. In addition to structures, there are other ideas and projects for camping and the backyard, like a fire ring (explaining the types of fires, airflow, and safety), the always useful tripod, a travois, a rock garden, and toy boats. Along the way, there are multi-leveled reading opportunities in the form of quick features on considerations like mindfulness, campfire safety, mini STEAM design challenges, and more. Sticks and Stones is an essential resource for every junior outdoor adventurer
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Midwest
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Lennig, Melissa
Dewey number
796.5083
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no index present
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non fiction
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  • Outdoor recreation for children
  • Children and the environment
  • Electronic books
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juvenile
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Sticks and stones : a kid's guide to building and exploring in the great outdoors, Melissa Lennig., (ebook)
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text
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1 online resource
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9780760362570
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(electronic bk.)
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computer
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rdamedia
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MWT12368196
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remote
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MWT12368196
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Mode of access: World Wide Web
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Sticks and stones : a kid's guide to building and exploring in the great outdoors, Melissa Lennig., (ebook)
Link
Publication
Distribution
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9780760362570
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Publisher number
MWT12368196
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
MWT12368196
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Mode of access: World Wide Web

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