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Study Tip: Experiential Learning
Experiential Learning is the concept that students can learn the subject matter for a course best by doing an activity or creating an artifact rather than just reading about it and sitting through lectures.
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The Art of the Grand Gesture
Writer's Retreat, With Birds
Bird Watch Ireland is selling a pair of summer jobs in the wrong way. They're almost apologetic about the opportunity to go off to an isolated island, uninhabited by humans, to monitor the roseate tern population .
Tue Apr 15, 2014
Arthur, D.W., and their family and friends demonstrate effective, age-appropriate problem-solving skills.
No man is an island - except if you get new a 400 a week bird watching job
The endangered roseate tern which breeds each year on Rockabill Island in the Irish Sea off the coast of Skerries.
Sat Apr 12, 2014
'Invisible Beasts' by Sharona Muir
Lines blur between the human and animal worlds in this richly detailed debut from Muir , which is part fantasy novel, part field guide.
Wintertime Bird Watching
A few of my many birds at home on the feeder. Some are the following; Cardinals, Blue Jays, Mourning Doves, Starlings, Blackbirds, Sparrows, Nuthatch, Red-Bellied Woodpeckers, Downey Woodpeckers, Dark-Eyed Juncos & finches Discourage the starling and sparrows from feeding at your feeders! They are invasive birds and cause havoc for our native ... (more)
Thu Apr 10, 2014
West Virginia Division of Natural Res...
Spring Views at West Virginia's State Parks include nature walks,...
Spring wildflower walks, birding programs and quiet cabin settings are spring tonics at West Virginia's State Parks and Forests.
The Jackson Sun
Conference supports those who care for dementia patients
Teepa Snow's experience with dementia patients began when she was 8. Her grandfather had just moved into her home, and her mother "wasn't a particularly good caregiver," Snow said.
Wed Apr 09, 2014
Bangor Daily News
Lazy Lady Bread
During the winter months we have seen ample amounts of blue jays, Cananda jays, crows, and ravens.
Heron's Head Park: Premier bird-watching spot in S.F.
Although we lament all the bay waters lost to fill, we can celebrate when some of that fill is put to good use.
Tue Apr 08, 2014
The Jersey Journal
Centenary College's Earth Day Celebration scheduled
This year, Centenary College's Earth Week Committee welcomes members of the community to the celebration of Earth Day, which will be held on April 26, at the college.
Sun Apr 06, 2014
Sofia News Agency
Dobrich to Build Biggest Skatepark in Bulgaria
The existing lake in the city park in Dobrich will be divided into four stretches of water, including a boat lake, a lake of birds with a bird-watching site, a music lake, and an ice lake, according to reports of the Bulgarian National Radio .
Sat Apr 05, 2014
Flinging open the doors to spring at...
Saturday proved to be, at long last, a perfect day for spring to take flight, and the Earthplace nature center led the celebration in Westport.
Thu Apr 03, 2014
The Washington Post
Looping through the Pacific Northwest
Where, when, why: After attending a wedding in Seattle in June, my husband and I began a two-week loop through Olympic National Forest to Kamloops, British Columbia.; then to Banff; down to Whitefish, Mont.; through Idaho to the Columbia Gorge; on to Portland, Ore., and back to Seattle.
Bring birds to your backyard with free kids' bird bath or bird feeder clinic
This Saturday, April 5, 2014, from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. all Home Depot locations will offer a free Kids Workshop Clinic on building bird feeders and bird baths; each child will get to build and take home his or her own feeder or bath! The clinic is open to children ages 5-12 and their parents, who are welcome to arrive any time after 9:00 a.m.; ... (more)
Wed Apr 02, 2014
Things to do in Pescadero
Driving the coast line along Highway 1 is something that is on most people who visit California's to do list.
Fort Bend Star
Learn about bird watching at Missouri City Branch Library
With the diverse ecological systems that are represented in Texas, the state has become known for the unparalleled bird-watching opportunities that can be found in the different areas of the state.
West Virginia Division of Natural Res...
What's the word? Birding in West Virginia
With the advance of springtime and summer, birds are either migrating from West Virginia to summer breeding areas, or returning to West Virginia from winter havens.
Tue Apr 01, 2014
Take the Chickadee Challenge: try to spot one every day for a year
As much as we love to watch birds enjoying the bounty at our feeders, there may come a day when we forget to glance out the window at them.
Leupold BX-1 McKenzie Binoculars Delivers Performance at a Value Price
A phase coated roof prism makes the BX-1 McKenzie very well balanced and comfortable to use for long periods.