Posted: Thu Jan 03, 2008 9:02 pmmgardenh wrote:We are doing nature walks once a week, but I know nothing about trees, flowers, bugs, ect. Or how to identify these things. I am wondering if there is a good book that helps identify and describe or give a little information.
I know of a GREAT resource for nature walks that I highly recommend. Although I haven't purchased it (yet!) I have checked it out from my library & I plan to get it when we can.
Handbook of Nature Study
By Anna Botsford Comstock
You are able to read it online for free here:
http://www.archive.org/details/handbook ... e002506mbp
I did a "review" of it on my blog right here:
http://ourhomeschoolingfun.blogspot.com ... -book.html
Hope that helps!