Birdseed Ornaments (A How To Video) Great for Gifts and Wedding Favors
4 cups Birdseed 3/4 cup Flour 1/2 cup Hot Water 1 pkg.
Local briefs: Reminder to check smoke alarms03/14/17 ,via Herald Times Reporter
Workshop topics include: agriculture educator Steph Plaster on communication for farm families; Melissa Bender and Scott Gunderson on the new Wisconsin Agricultural Education Center; Cleveland State Bank's Cari Sabel on finding the perfect recipe for
Seasonal Advice to Help Wildlife This Spring03/03/17 ,via The Crozet Gazette
One year it was so chilly for several days in May that a Scarlet Tanager, a migratory bird not known for eating seeds, clung to my feeder to get sunflower bits. You might want to use my recipe to mix up a batch that you can supply until the weather
GARDENING: Making a pine cone bird feeder03/03/17 ,via South Coast Sun
take your pine cone and slather the mixture all over it, making sure you get it right into all the little gaps – you can use a teaspoon to help. If the mixture is still a little sticky, you can take your stuffed pine cone and roll it in some of the
Feed the birds with handmade seed ornaments01/20/17 ,via Iowa City Press Citizen
It just might be outside your window at the bird feeder. Keeping a feeder full of seeds will lure those winter hardy little creatures close enough to begin to identify them by their colors, seed preferences and their attitudes, which can become quite
Tips to make gardening fun for kids03/11/17 ,via Galway Advertiser
To attract birds hang a bird feeder and fill it with nuts and seeds. Have fun with the children by keeping a note of the different species that arrive. Do some research online or borrow a birdwatching book from the library to help identify the
Bird Food RecipesStorey Publishing. 1995. ISBN: 9781603422765,1603422765. 32 pages.
Since 1973, Storey's Country Wisdom Bulletins have offered practical, hands-on instructions designed to help readers master dozens of country living skills quickly and easily. There are now more than 170 titles in this series, and their remarkable popularity reflects the common desire of country and city dwellers alike to cultivate personal independence in everyday life.
Outdoor Learning through the SeasonsRoutledge. 2013. ISBN: 9781135135331,1135135339. 216 pages.
Outdoor play experiences have a crucial role in young children’s learning and development and should be a daily part of their lives. Planning and facilitating rich play and learning opportunities outside can, however, be challenging, especially in difficult weather conditions. Outdoor Learning through the Seasons provides detailed guidance on how we can encourage young children to engage with the natural world throughout the year. Using the four seasons as a framework, the book aims to help...
Creative Resources for the Early Childhood ClassroomCengage Learning. 2012. ISBN: 9781133710486,1133710484. 768 pages.
Early childhood educators around the world use this best seller to plan daily curriculum and classroom activities. The book contains 76 different themes ranging from Ants to Zoo Animals, presented in alphabetical order. Content for each theme includes the following sections: Curriculum Flowchart, Theme Goals, Concepts for Children to Learn, Vocabulary, Bulletin Board Ideas, Sample Parent Letter, Arts and Crafts, Cooking, Dramatic Play, Field Trips, Fingerplays/Chants, Group Time, Science,...