Literature and the Land: Reading and Writing for Environmental Literacy, 7-12
Description: With Literature and the Land, Rous not only inspires you to help students become environmentally literate, she provides the tools you need to make it happen. Beginning with readings and exercises about perception, the book explores a wealth of nature writing activities, the history of people's relationship with nature from mythological times to the present, case studies of current environmental issues and action projects, environmental themes in fiction and poetry, and the potential of outdoor adventure. The book is packed with descriptions of literature, classroom activities, student responses, and lists of resources. The materials are all designed to support a hetergeneous classroom, a student-centered pedagogy, and a gender-balanced curriculum.
Size: 208 pages
Manufacturer: Boynton/Cook Publishers, Inc.
Product Type: Loaned Item (must be returned within 6 weeks of rental date)