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nature study

n
(Education) the study of the natural world, esp animals and plants, by direct observation at an elementary level
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Noun1.nature study - the study of animals and plants in the natural world (usually at an elementary level)nature study - the study of animals and plants in the natural world (usually at an elementary level)
inquiry, research, enquiry - a search for knowledge; "their pottery deserves more research than it has received"
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nature study

nscienze fpl naturali
References in classic literature ?
But we wanted a crow's nest for nature study," explained Anne.
The Nature study finds that the rate of global movement of each virus, and its ability to circulate continuously between epidemics, is shaped by how quickly that virus changes its coat to escape immunity in the human population.
Teachers plan to invite pupils from other schools and community groups for nature study sessions as well.
Located off Metropolitan Parkway, Rivercrest Arms is just minutes from Lake Saint Clair and Metro Beach Metropark which features numerous beaches, marinas, and boat launches; an 18-hole golf course; fitness trails; a nature study area and nature center; numerous parks and other activities; an Olympic-sized swimming pool with diving boards and water slides; and a paved walking, biking, and skating trail along picturesque Lake Saint Clair.
To further encourage the natural interest of young readers ages 3-8, there is more information about the other animals in the story, plus tips from the author and illustrator to do more mountain animal nature study.
Ed Hood, the new director of Opacum Land Trust, will talk about how local land trusts can work together to protect scenic natural landscapes for wildlife, nature study and passive recreation.
A pre-print of the Nature study is available online.
For the Nature study, the group used a form of NGS known as whole-exome sequencing, which comprehensively analyzes the portion of the genome that contains the code for producing proteins.
The council said it could not compete with outside organisations offering orienteering courses, geography field trips, nature study trips and adventure activities.
As California moves toward a majority of its population living in urban settings, investments in programs which engage new and better-informed audiences in nature study hold the potential to improve the documentation of environmental change and encourage stewardship activities in the wildlands and open spaces impacted by urban development.
The exquisite Nature Study reveals a woman on the palm of a hand, her hair girdled around the wrist.
In both of these projects, I found that despite the presence of an emerging discourse about what a distinctive EE is or ought to be, classroom practice represented as EE was essentially either informational or nature study in character--somewhat different from the 'education for the environment' being advanced by researchers and curriculum developers internationally at the time.