Essential reading

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Baumbusch, Brigitte, (1999) , Looking at Nature (Art for Children (House of Stratus))Stewart,Tabori & Chang, NY

Berry, Thomas,(2000) The Great Work: Our Way into the Future, Broadway

Broto, Carles, Krauel, Jacobo, Rojals, Marta (2006) Great Kids’ Spaces,

Carson Rachel, (1998)  The Sense of Wonder, Harper Collins: US

Cornell, Joseph Bharat, (1998) Sharing Nature with Children, 20th Anniversary Edition, Dawn Pubns

Danks, Sharon Gamson (2010) Asphalt to Ecosystems: Design Ideas for Schoolyard Transformation Village Press

Elliott, Sue, (2007) The Outdoor Playspace Naturally For Children Birth to Five YearsPademelon Press: Australia

Fisher Adrian, (2006)  The Amazing Book of Mazes Thames and Hudson: UK

Kahn, Peter H. & Kellert, Stephen R., (2002)  Children and Nature: Psychological, Sociocultural, and Evolutionary Investigations MIT Press

Keeler, Rusty, (2008) Natural Playscapes– creating outdoor play environments for the soul: Exchange Press: Redmond WA

Louv Richard, (2005) Last Child in the Woods: Saving Our Children From Nature-Deficit Disorder Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill: North Carolina, US

Matthews Clare, (2002)  Great Gardens for Kids (Hamlyn Gardening S.) Hamlyn: Great Britain

Moore, Robin, & Wong, Herbert, (1997)  Natural Learning: The Life History of an Environmental Schoolyard MIG Communications

Nuttall Carolyn and Millington Janet, (2008) Outdoor Classrooms – a handbook for school gardensself published –



Sobel, David, (2008) Childhood and Nature, Stenhouse Publishers 


Tai Lolly, Haque Mary Taylor, McLellan Gina K. and Knight, Erin Jordan, (2006)  Designing Outdoor Environments for Children: Landscaping School Yards, Gardens and Playgrounds McGraw Hill: US



Van Noy, Rick(2008) A Natural Sense of Wonder: Connecting Kids with Nature through the Seasons , University of Georgia Press






Tess Michaels