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Masters ThesisAn exploration of the benefits of gardening on elementary school students’ mental and physical well-being and community including students identified as having disabilitiesUrsini, JennyGardening has been known to reduce stress and increase relaxation in people with emotional disturbances, developmental delays, mental illness, sensory integration challenges, and the average gardener alike. Gardening has also been seen at times as a l . . .
Masters ThesisBenson, Chelsea L.This thesis explores the role of special places—forts, dens, and hideouts— during middle childhood (ages 6-12). Natural settings have traditionally been children’s special places. Research has demonstrated the importance of outdoor special places in c . . .