Overview for 2007
1. Read the
monthly assignment from The Handbook of Nature Study by Anna Comstock.
2. Learn about
some new animals (birds, mammals, fish, etc.) from your field guides each
3. Read the
selected stories from Nature Lore. (One or more story per month;
links provided to specific selections by Ernest Thompson Seton, Clara Dillingham
Pierson, John Burroughs, William J. Long, Jean Henri Fabre, Arabella Buckley
and Thornton W. Burgess).
4. Take some
nature walks and record what you see. Try to make at least 2 entries
in your nature journal each month.
may also wish to keep a notebook with thoughts and impressions from your