s4.5 Connection to nature


Humans are surrounded by an infinite amount of plants, animals and landscape features, such as streams, hills and forests. He perceives his environment by looking, listening, smelling and feeling. The more carefully you look at your surroundings, the more you realize how strongly you are connected to them. This may start with a single plant or insect in your backyard, but soon you become curious about what can be seen in the rest of the world.

Key concepts

  • Local plants and animal species
  • The natural cycle of water, CO2 and food
  • The importance of diversity in ecosystems
  • Concepts of common and deep ecology
  • Observing nature in silence
  • Creating poems, nature-based drawings and artworks inspired by nature

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