50 Fantastic Ideas for Outside All Year Round
If you are a Forest School Leader, then this inspirational book will give you plenty of fresh and innovative ideas for to keep children entertained whilst learning in an outdoor environment. This is a book that will prove invaluable to you and your line of work, especially when you need some fresh ideas.
From the back of the book:
"Outdoors is a great space to enhance and extend childrens learning. There are lots of children who have a natural affinity with the outdoors and use it as their preferred learning space. As adults supporting childrens learning, it is important to support the investigation of their outdoor environment, but also that learning is taken into those spaces and delivered to children in the most engaging way that it can be. What you can (almost) always guarantee is childrens enthusiasm to take their learning outdoors, what you cant always guarantee is the weather! In 50 Fantastic Ideas for Outdoor All Year Round Alistair has created 50 ideas that will get children and practitioners outside and learning come rain, snow, wind or sunshine! All of the activities have got their own central skill that can then be adapted to fit the interests of the children or each setting's own particular outdoor environment. So, whether your setting's outdoor space is a back garden, a small yard or large playground there will be activities that can be used and that will inspire young learners."
Paperback: 64 pages
Publisher: Featherstone Education (22 Oct. 2015)