Smoky Mountains: Here We Come! (By the Way)
Uncle Ted, a Smoky Mountain ranger, invites Alex and Lexi to join him as he makes his "springtime rounds" in the mountains. Enjoy the hike to Clingman's Dome and spending the night "on the trail" in the middle of a thunderstorm. Butterflies, salamanders, elk, birds, deer, otters and bugs are just a few of the animals you'll meet. Bike around Cades Cove with Alex and Lexi~ stopping to let momma bear and her cubs amble by. As the night shadows fall, you'll be in for a special synchronous firefly treat!
By the Way Books are 48 full-color page books ofcreatively designed art work and imagery that tell a story of that region full of facts and information from a Biblical world view. These 8X10 inch hardback books are perfectly geared toward families with children ages 5-12.
Subtitled Discovering Biblical Truth in Everyday Life, this series is geographically based and focused on history and earth science. Each book focuses on one state, country, or area and includes an explanation of geocaching. Through this series, readers will follow two children who explore their surroundings with family and simultaneously discover how God is involved in their daily lives. While the main text is story-based, the series integrates 4 I’s to educate: Informative (provides facts and figures), Integrated (with science, geography and history topics), Intentionality (in teaching children) and Inspirational (highlighting God’s message): 8”x 10 3/4", hc, 48 pgs. ~ Ruth