Everything you need to understand or teach Desert Solitaire by Edward Abbey.
Edward Abbey spends a six-month season in the Arches National Monument near Moab, Utah, working as a temporary park ranger. He is the only ranger at the park, which he prefers. Solitude agrees with Abbey, as does the oftentimes very silent desert.
An intense lover of nature, Abbey writes about the flora and fauna in a lyrical way. He knows all the names of the plants and animals, and much of the behavior...
Desert Solitaire Lesson Plans contain 132 pages of teaching material, including: