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The Resource Let them be eaten by bears : a fearless guide to taking our kids into the great outdoors, Peter Brown Hoffmeister

Let them be eaten by bears : a fearless guide to taking our kids into the great outdoors, Peter Brown Hoffmeister

Label
Let them be eaten by bears : a fearless guide to taking our kids into the great outdoors
Title
Let them be eaten by bears
Title remainder
a fearless guide to taking our kids into the great outdoors
Statement of responsibility
Peter Brown Hoffmeister
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Based on the author's acclaimed Integrated Outdoor Program, Let Them Be Eaten by Bears is Peter Hoffmeister's inspiring guide to helping kids enjoy nature and appreciate the great outdoors. Drawing from his personal and professional background as an educator, guide, writer, and father, and focusing on fun rather than fear, Hoffmeister offers an approachable, fun reintroduction to hiking, camping, and all-around exploring that will help parents and kids alike feel empowered and capable. Whether you're a veteran outdoorsperson, a first-time hiker, or anything in between, get ready to put on your sneakers, turn off your video games, and rediscover the simple, powerful joy of going out to play"--
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Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hoffmeister, Peter Brown
Dewey number
790.083
Index
index present
LC call number
GV191.63
LC item number
.H65 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Outdoor recreation for children
  • Family recreation
  • FAMILY & RELATIONSHIPS
  • NATURE
  • Family recreation
  • Outdoor recreation for children
Label
Let them be eaten by bears : a fearless guide to taking our kids into the great outdoors, Peter Brown Hoffmeister
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"A Perigee book."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Did that kid just steal your nature? -- Get out of your comfort zone -- You don't have to be an expert and you don't have to be alone -- Anti-American ethic: when you go out, take fewer things -- There is no bad weather, only inappropriate clothing -- Perfect isn't fun and failure is always an option -- Like the caveman: a case for storytelling -- Scrapes and bruises are just childhood -- Relax, go shorter: lower your expectations -- Beyond Xanax: understanding fear and simple survival -- Chasing the squirrels: let the kids lead -- Teaching techniques + thirty skills and practices list -- Dying is bad: thirteen safety rules -- God made dirt and dirt don't hurt: mantras -- Wiffle ball and freeze tag: play childhood games -- Sharks and bears: my girl is as strong as your boy -- Paroled and troubled teens: the reluctant group members -- Just go
Control code
ocn796756143
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
x, 240 pages
Isbn
9780399161087
Lccn
2013001280
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)796756143
Label
Let them be eaten by bears : a fearless guide to taking our kids into the great outdoors, Peter Brown Hoffmeister
Publication
Note
"A Perigee book."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Did that kid just steal your nature? -- Get out of your comfort zone -- You don't have to be an expert and you don't have to be alone -- Anti-American ethic: when you go out, take fewer things -- There is no bad weather, only inappropriate clothing -- Perfect isn't fun and failure is always an option -- Like the caveman: a case for storytelling -- Scrapes and bruises are just childhood -- Relax, go shorter: lower your expectations -- Beyond Xanax: understanding fear and simple survival -- Chasing the squirrels: let the kids lead -- Teaching techniques + thirty skills and practices list -- Dying is bad: thirteen safety rules -- God made dirt and dirt don't hurt: mantras -- Wiffle ball and freeze tag: play childhood games -- Sharks and bears: my girl is as strong as your boy -- Paroled and troubled teens: the reluctant group members -- Just go
Control code
ocn796756143
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
x, 240 pages
Isbn
9780399161087
Lccn
2013001280
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)796756143

Library Locations

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