Making the most of learning outdoors

Brief Overview:

This session will show you how to transform the learning opportunities for staff and children by maximising the outside environment.

It will involve practical sessions with children from Nursery to Year 6 – be prepared to get muddy and supported in developing outside learning opportunities back at your school.

This is 100% outside regardless of the weather!

What will it cover?

  • Forest Schools
  • DfE Commando Joe Programmes
  • Mud Kitchens Community Gardens
  • ECO Schools
  • Volunteering Programmes
  • Bees
Facilitators: Richard Machin, Head Teacher/ LLE- Finham Primary School
Who is it suitable for: Anyone interested in developing learning opportunities outside
What will you take away with you? e.g. resources, learning points etc. Relevant resources will be emailed after the session.
What is the intended impact for you?
  • Understanding of how to use your outside space in the best possible way to develop learning opportunities.
  • Strategies and tips on how to involve staff and children of all ages.
What is the intended impact for your school? Ideas for school wide opportunities to enable children to learn outside.
Costs: £150