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

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

Label
Get outside : the kids guide to fun in the great outdoors
Title
Get outside
Title remainder
the kids guide to fun in the great outdoors
Statement of responsibility
written by Jane Drake & Ann Love ; illustrated by Heather Collins
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
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
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Cataloging source
NLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Drake, Jane
Dewey number
j796.083
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
J796.083 Dra
LC item number
3587ux 2012
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Collins, Heather
  • Love, Ann
  • Swenson, Samantha
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Outdoor recreation
  • Outdoor games
  • Loisirs de plein air
  • Jeux de plein air
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Get outside : the kids guide to fun in the great outdoors, written by Jane Drake & Ann Love ; illustrated by Heather Collins
Instantiates
Publication
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
Contents
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
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
176 p.
Isbn
9781554538027
Note
  • Consumer Health Collection
  • Canadian Children's Book Centre Collection
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (CaMWU)u2923952-01umb_inst
  • 2759079
  • (Sirsi) i9781554538027
  • (OCoLC)743390449
Label
Get outside : the kids guide to fun in the great outdoors, written by Jane Drake & Ann Love ; illustrated by Heather Collins
Publication
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
Contents
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
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
176 p.
Isbn
9781554538027
Note
  • Consumer Health Collection
  • Canadian Children's Book Centre Collection
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (CaMWU)u2923952-01umb_inst
  • 2759079
  • (Sirsi) i9781554538027
  • (OCoLC)743390449

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