Synopses & Reviews
Is environmental education succeeding in producing an eco-aware and conscientious population, or has it flat lined?
Lavishly illustrated and packed with fun-filled outdoor educational activities, As If the Earth Matters shows how through immersing our children in the beauty of nature, we can motivate them to take an active role in conservation.
Perfect for parents, teachers, camp leaders, and nature clubs, this book reawakens a childlike joy and sense of wonder in the natural world.
Thom Henley and Kenny Peavy have introduced thousands of students to the wonders of nature. Henley is the author of nine previous books.
A global approach to environmental education and action.
About the Author
Internationally known as an environmentalist, human-rights advocate, speaker, and educator, Thom Henley has been the recipient of several national and international human rights and conservation awards, and is the author or co-author of 9 previous books. Kenny Peavy is the author of several natural history and travel articles and has taught thousands of students about the wonders of nature in the mountains of the San Bernardino National Forest, the piedmont of Athens, Georgia and the rainforests of Malaysia and Thailand.