Nature Study, Natural History & the Environment

Many of these books can be used by a wide variety of ages.

PARENTS:

Handbook of Nature Study [BLOG] same author as the fabulous Harmony Art Mom blog. Includes wonderful resources and  helpful fun “challenges.”

EARLY and Elementary Years

African Savanna by Donald Silver

Arctic Tundra by Donald Silver

Backyard by Donald Silver

Cactus Desert by Donald Silver

Cave by Donald Silver

Coral Reef by Donald Silver

Koko’s Kitten by Francine Patterson [out-of-print, check the library]

One Small Square: The Night Sky by Donald Silver

One Small Square: Woods by Donald Silver

Pagoo by Holling C. Holling

Pond by Donald Silver

Seashore by Donald Silver

Swamp by Donald Silver

Tropical Rainforest by Donald Silver

Elementary and Up Years

Discover Nature Around the House (Discover Nature Series) by Elizabeth P. Lawlor and Pat Archer
Discover Nature at the Seashore (Discover Nature Series) by Elizabeth P. Lawlor and Pat Archer
Discover Nature at Sundown (Discover Nature Series) by Elizabeth P. Lawlor and Pat Archer
Discover Nature in the Rocks: Things to Know and Things to Do (Discover Nature Series) by Rebecca Lawton, Diana Lawton, Susan Panttaja and Irene Ehret

Fruitless Fall: The Collapse of the Honey Bee and the Coming Agricultural Crisis by Rowan Jacobsen [UPPER YEARS only]

How Nature Works by David Burnie

National Audubon Society Field Guides (individual books identifying birds, rocks/minerals, trees, etc)

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