Learn the difference the outdoors can make!
Studies have found that three quarters of UK children spend less time outdoors than prison inmates!
Course Overview -
Through this course you will develop a further understanding of why outdoor experiences are vital and the role the outdoors plays in development. You will explore your outdoor provision and learn new ways to view this and grow it into an outstanding area for education, learning, development and play to take place.
Discover resources and new ways to think about your current resources. We are all about cheap and free resources and we will enable you to find cheap and free ways to develop your outdoor provision.
Learning Goals -
- learn why outdoor learning is vital.
- Why natural materials enable learning.
- How to extend outdoor learning.
- Managing risk taking.
- Develop and design your outdoor area to enable learning and play.
- Develop your resources using cheap and free resources.
This course is developed by Families In Sync for your professional development.
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Frequently Asked Questions
How long do I have access to the course?
Forever! Once you've enrolled and paid, you'll have access to the course material for as long as you need. So devour it all in one weekend or take things slow. It's your choice!
I still have a question, how can I contact you?
I'd be happy to answer any questions you might have. Send me an email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Who is this course suitable for?
Any childcare providers, it doesn't matter if your a home based or setting based childcare professional you can make the difference when it comes to a child's outdoor experiences.
Who are Families In Sync?
We are a team of leading experts who work with both families and childcare providers to enrich children's lives and learning experiences. You can find out more by googling Families In Sync to find our website and facebook pages.