The Resource Out of school and into nature: : the Anna Comstock story, (electronic resource)

Out of school and into nature: : the Anna Comstock story, (electronic resource)

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Out of school and into nature: : the Anna Comstock story
Title
Out of school and into nature:
Title remainder
the Anna Comstock story
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Author
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This picture book biography examines the life and career of naturalist and artist Anna Comstock (1854-1930), who defied social conventions and pursued the study of science. From the time she was a young girl, Anna Comstock was fascinated by the natural world. She loved exploring outdoors, examining wildlife and learning nature's secrets. From watching the teamwork of marching ants to following the constellations in the sky, Anna observed it all. And her interest only increased as she grew older and went to college at Cornell University. There she continued her studies, pushing back against those social conventions that implied science was a man's pursuit. Eventually Anna became known as a nature expert, pioneering a movement to encourage schools to conduct science and nature classes for children outdoors, thereby increasing students' interest in nature. In following her passion, this remarkable woman blazed a trail for female scientists today
Cataloging source
Midwest
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Slade, Suzanne
Dewey number
508.092
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Lanan, Jessica
  • hoopla digital
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  • Comstock, Anna Botsford
  • Naturalists
  • Women naturalists
  • Natural history
  • Electronic books
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Out of school and into nature: : the Anna Comstock story, (electronic resource)
Link
https://www.hoopladigital.com/title/11670620
Instantiates
Publication
Color
multicolored
Control code
MWT11670620
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Publisher number
MWT11670620
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
11670620
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
Out of school and into nature: : the Anna Comstock story, (electronic resource)
Link
https://www.hoopladigital.com/title/11670620
Publication
Color
multicolored
Control code
MWT11670620
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Publisher number
MWT11670620
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
11670620
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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