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Author:Juliet Robertson
Description: Blog posts from an education consultant "passionate about getting children outside." Posts on learning math outside with a kinesthetic emphasis, which date back to September, 2008, have included "Leaf Logic," "Investigating Right Angles with Sticks," "Fractals in Nature," "The Fibonacci Sequence and Nature," "The Game of Nim," "Using Sticks to Understand Fractions," "Kids Measure in Miserable Weather," "Dara - An Outdoor African Maths Game," and "A Leafy Tower of Hanoi." Robertson runs outdoor maths courses and workshops for pre-school and primary practitioners and teachers.

Levels: Elementary
Languages: English
Resource Types: Lesson Plans and Activities, Field Trips
Math Topics: Basic Operations, Estimation, Fractions/Decimals/Percents, Measurement, Golden Ratio/Fibonacci, Patterns/Relationships, Fractals, Constructions, Triangles and Other Polygons, Symmetry/Tessellations, Data Analysis, Earth Sciences
Math Ed Topics: Non-traditional, Specific Math Concepts/Techniques, Workshops/Inservice/Training

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