A new, affordable, one of a kind book that lets you and your family go outside and use all your senses to ask questions, learn about, and appreciate nature just outside your doorway. It's an "outdoor workbook for kids, families, and classrooms." Divided into three parts: How to be a Naturalist, Learning the Sky, and Exploring Nature (month by month), each has interactive activities, journals, worksheets, drawing projects, and lots of information on many aspects of nature. Great for home-school and 4-H activities and projects. Plus notes for parents and teachers, sections on safety, nature journals, state curriculum standards, bibliography, and other resources, index. Paperback, 302 pages.