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For Educators and Youth Group Leaders

Anthologies Film and Video
Audio Historical and Literary Analyses
Biographies Internet Resources
Book Chapters Featuring John Muir The John Muir Library Series from Sierra Club Books
Bookmarks Live Presentations and Enactments
Books by John Muir Music
Children's Books Periodicals and Notable Recent Articles from Periodicals
For Educators and Youth Group Leaders Photography and Gift Books
Fiction Research Tools

Note: Items shown in boldface are believed to be available for purchase at the time this bibliography was last revised. No attempt has been made to include entries from encyclopedias or similar reference works.

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"John Muir Day Study Guide" (Sierra Club California
The John Muir Day Study Guide provides currriculum exercises for grades K-12 to recognize John Muir Day (April 21) or for year-round use in environmental studies. Topics and themes are tied in by grade level to California State guidelines for the history and science curriculum. Includes fun classroom activities with all materials necessary, and ideas for extensions. The complete Guide is available online at the John Muir Exhibit World Wide Web site:

Butler, Care, "Encountering Conservation's Exemplar: Cross-Curricular Activities Based on the Life of John Muir", 1990.
This curriculum guide is designed for fourth through sixth grades. A variety of activities are presented, focusing on developing science process skills.

Kelley, Janice, Through the Eyes of John Muir: A Multi-disciplinary Approach to Looking at our World
This curriculum, aligned to both Common Core and Next Generation Science Standards, can be applied in and outside the classroom for students to learn how to see through the eyes of John Muir - as environmental stewards, scientists, historians and advocates. Each lesson is presented within the context of John Muir's own actions. These Standards apply to grades 3 and 4. Most activities are applicable to or can be modified to meet the needs of older students.

Wood, Harold, Journal Writing with John Muir - Tips and resources for keeping a journal like John Muir did.

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