It's raining outside - let's get out and play! Don't huddle up indoors when the weather is rough: wrap up warm, get outside and blow the cobwebs away. This book is bursting with 72 wonderful ideas for rainy day adventures. Imagine jumping in the biggest puddle you can find! Or running barefoot and feeling squidgy mud ooze up between your toes! Fly a kite in the wind and catch falling leaves, or take your camera into a white wintry world and see how many icy patterns you can find. Nature is full of things you can do when the weather’s wild ... so don’t sit around waiting for the sun! Over 100,000 copies sold of Fiona and Jo's Going Wild series
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Jo Schofield gained a degree in psychology from Exeter University and began her career working for an educational psychologist in London. After getting involved in the production of a film, she went on to work in the creative department of a TV advertising agency where she began taking still photographs. This led on to her becoming a commercial photographer in Australia and then London. She worked mainly for national editorial magazines such as Country Living. When her children were small she worked in Watlington Primary School and the Dragon school in Oxford, applying her creative knowledge to the classroom with children aged 6-9 years. More recently she has been focusing on writing and photographing for a series of books with co-author Fiona Danks. Jo lives near Watlington in Oxfordshire. Through their website www.goingwild.net Jo and Fiona provide more ideas for outdoor activities and an opportunity for debate on the importance of real world adventures for all young people.
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