Beautiful Stuff from Nature illustrates unique stories from teachers across North America who were challenged to explore their outdoor spaces with children to see where their interests lead. In these pages, you’ll encounter ordinary experiences made extraordinary through the teacher’s documentation and discover ideas for using natural materials to enrich your classroom, engage your students, and build on initial explorations.

Table of Contents:
1. Getting Started
2. Cultivating a Naturalist’s Sensibilities
3. Outdoor Explorations
4. Your Unique Place
5. Bringing Nature Inside

For grades PK–5.