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Session 9: Creativity in Nature

Session 9: Creativity in Nature
Session 9: Creativity in Nature

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  • Let the rain kiss you. Let the rain beat upon your head with silver liquid drops. Let the rain sing you a lullaby. — Langston Hughes, 20th-...
  • Activity Minutes Opening 5 Activity 1: Earth Ball Name Game 5 Activity 2: Story — The Most Beautiful Bower in the World 10 Activity 3:...
  • Find a place where you can be quiet with your thoughts. Close your eyes and breathe deeply for several minutes, perhaps repeating a word or...
  • Materials for Activity Chalice and LED/battery-operated candle Cloth for altar or centering space Group Covenant (Session 1) Chalice-...
  • Materials for Activity Inflatable earth ball or globe, available from Amazon Preparation for Activity Inflate the earth ball or globe...
  • Materials for Activity Story, " The Most Beautiful Bower in the World " A large basket Objects to place in the basket that are related to...
  • Materials for Activity Cardboard boxes large enough for making a child-sized "nest" Recycled items and art supplies for decorating nests,...
  • Materials for Activity Computer with Internet access and a large monitor or a digital projector and screen Preparation for Activity Preview...
  • Materials for Activity World of Wonder Mural from Session 1 Leader Resource 1, Mural Image - Bowerbird , and tape Closing song lyrics from...
  • Take a few minutes to evaluate the session with your co-leader immediately after the session, while it is fresh. Share your thoughts with...
  • Materials for Activity Recycled items and art supplies, such as paper towel tubes, magazines, fabric scraps, sea shells, paper and scissors...
  • Materials for Activity Ball of yarn Preparation for Activity Clear an open space where the group can sit in a circle. Make sure you know...
  • Materials for Activity A guide to birds that live in the local ecosystem Lunch-sized paper bags, cloth bags, or small baggies for all...
  • Materials for Activity Recycled objects and art supplies, such as tape, paper towel tubes, wallpaper or fabric scraps, shells, construction...
  • Let the rain kiss you. Let the rain beat upon your head with silver liquid drops. Let the rain sing you a lullaby. —Langston Hughes, 20th-...
  • By Janeen K Grohsmeyer
    In the land of Australia, where koalas climb high in eucalyptus trees and kangaroos bound across grassy plains on great big feet, a baby...
  • "Satin Bowerbird" from iStockphoto. Printing This Handout Download a high-resolution copy of this Handout (PDF) for printing.
  • View more creativity in nature on these YouTube videos David Attenborough on bowerbirds (YouTube, 9:28) or this Vogelkop Bowerbird video (...

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