Suggested Resources for No Child Left Inside Text Resources • American Cancer Society. (1992) National Action Plan for Comprehensive School Health Education. Atlanta, GA: American Cancer Society. • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • Chichester, P. (1997). Book of family nature activities .New York: Henry Holt and Company. Cornell, J. B. (1998). Sharing nature with children. Nevada City, CA: Dawn Publications. Cornell, J. B. (1989). Sharing nature with children II. Nevada City, CA: Dawn Publications. Goodenough, E. (2003). Secret spaces of childhood. Ann Arbor: University of Michigan Press. Goodenough, E. (2008). A place for play. National Institute of Play. Khan, P., & Kellert, S. R (2002). Children and nature: Psychological, sociocultural, and evolutionary investigations. The MIT press. Louv, R. (2005). Last child in the woods: Saving our children from nature-deficit disorder. Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill. Marx, E., Wooley, S. F., and Northrup, D. (Eds.) (1998). Health is Academic: A Guide to Coordinated School Health Programs. Washington, D.C.: Education Development Center, Inc. Novello, A.C., Degraw, C., Kleinman, D. (1992). Healthy children ready to learn: An essential collaboration between health and education. Public Health Reports, 107 Ritz, W. C. (2007). A head start on science: Encouraging a sense of wonder: Grades preK - 2. National Science Teachers Association Sobel, D. (1999). Beyond ecophobia: Reclaiming the heart in nature education. Great Barrington, MA: The Orion Society Sobel, D. (2002). Children's special places: Exploring the role of forts, dens, and bush houses in middle childhood. Wayne State University Press. Sobel, D. (2008). Childhood and nature: Designing principles for educators. Stenhouse Publishers. Van Noy, R. (2008). A natural sense of wonder: Connecting kids with nature through the seasons. University of Georgia Press. Wilson, R. (2007). Nature and young children: Encouraging play and learning in natural environments. Rutledge. Online Resources • A Load Off Teachers’ Backs: Coordinated School Health Programs http://www.pdkintl.org/kappan/ktys9901.htm Children and Nature Network http://www.childrenandnature.org • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • Comprehensive School Health Coordinators Association http://www.cshca.org Coordinated School Health Programs http://www.cdc.gov/HealthyYouth/CSHP/ Coordinated School Health Program At-A-Glance http://www2.edc.org/MakingHealthAcademic/cshp.asp Coordinated School Health & Safety Programs in Michigan http://www.michigan.gov/cshsp Disney Planet Challenge http://disney.go.com/planetchallenge East Michigan Environmental Action Council, Youth film contest, children’s health and other education programs http://www.emeac.org/ Getting Kids Outdoors in Emmet County Great Lakes Stewardship Initiative Healthy School Environment Hooked on Nature http://www.gettingkidsoutdoors.org http://www.glstewardship.org/ http://www.mihealthtools.org/greatschools/ http:www.hookedonnature.org http://www.metroparks.com/ Huron Clinton Metroparks Kalamazoo Nature Center No Child Left Inside Initiative http://www.naturecenter.org/Home/NoChildLeftInside.aspx Making the Connection: Health and Student Achievement http://www.thesociety.org/pdf/makingtheconnection.ppt McComb School District, MS “The Safety Net:…” http://www.mccomb.k12.ms.us/index.htm Michigan Alliance for Environmental and Outdoor Education http://www.michiganenvironmentaled.org/ Michigan Department of Environmental Quality, Michigan Environmental Education Curriculum Support (MEECS) Programs www.michigan.gov/deq-meecs Michigan Department of Natural Resources Education and Outreach programs www.michigan.gov/dnr Michigan No Child Left Inside Coalition http://www.mi-ncli.org/ Michigan United Conservation Clubs Youth Education http://www.mucc.org/youth/index.php National Center for Environmental Health http://www.cdc.gov/nceh/ • • • • • • • • • • • • • • National Science Teachers Association Awards and Recognition http://www.nsta.org/about/awards.aspx National Wildlife Federation’s Be Out There Campaign http://www.nwf.org/beoutthere National Wildlife Federation’s Green Hour Nature Rocks http://www.naturerocks.org http://www.nclicoalition.org http://www.greenhour.org No Child Left Inside Coalition (National) Outdoor Discovery Center of Wildlife Unlimited, No Child Left Inside Initiative http://outdoordiscoverycenter.org Pete Conrad Spirit of Innovation Award http://www.conradawards.org/index.php Siemens We Can Change the World Challenge http://Wecanchange.com Student Health and Academic Achievement http://www.cdc.gov/healthyyouth/health_and_academics/index.htm Toshiba NSTA ExploraVision Awards http://www.exploravision.org/ Toyota TAPESTRY Grants for Science Teachers http://www.nsta.org/pd/tapestry/index.htm U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service: Let’s Go Outside! http://www.fws.gov/letsgooutside/ University of Michigan Dearborn Environmental Interpretive Center: Youth Naturalist, Children’s Gardening Programs http://www.umd.umich.edu/dept/na/building.html Wild Zones http://www.wild-zone.net Movie Resources • Where Do The Children Play? © 2007. Michigan Television. A one-hour Michigan Television documentary that addresses key issues that have captured national attention in recent years: namely the decline of unstructured play, especially in nature.