How To Play In The Woods | Robin BlankenshipRegular price $19.99
This book is filled with skills, games, and activities for back-to-nature adventures and camping trips. It is great for all ages and abilities, from children to adults, and is a must-have for anyone working with scouts or youth groups. How to Play in the Woods is also a handy reference book for campers and outdoor enthusiasts who need to brush up on basic survival skills.
About the book
Learn how to make rope from plant materials, navigate using the sun and/or moon, build shelters, and start a fire. There are activities for teaching about safe knife handling, gathering and preparing wild foods, cooking on a spit, and plant medicines. And, for more fun and entertainment, there are instructions for making instruments, natural jewelry, clay containers, baskets, and even buckskin clothing.
This book encourages and motivates readers to be interactive with nature, to be free from prescribed schedules, and to just play and enjoy outdoors while relearning the wisdom and ways of our ancestors.
About the distributor, Gibbs Smith
Gibbs Smith is a Utah-based publisher, founded in 1969. Our trade and special interest division publishes home reference, cookbook, and children's titles.
Gibbs Smith is a respected, independent publisher and distributor. Organized as a B Corp, we are environmentally conscious and strive to improve literacy opportunities for individuals and families. Our employee owners create avenues to knowledge, wisdom, and empathy by helping people tell their stories. Our trade segment creates innovative books and gift products for consumers. Our education segment creates engaging educational materials for the K-12 market.
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