Cultivating Outdoor Classrooms: Designing and Implementing Child-Centered Learning Environments

Author(s): 
Eric M. Nelson
Item #: 7208
ISBN: 
978-1-60554-025-2
# of Pages: 
224
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Transform outdoor spaces into learning environments where children can enjoy a full range of activities as they spend quality time in nature. This book is filled with guidance to help you plan, design, and create an outdoor learning program that is a rich, thoughtfully equipped, natural extension of your indoor curriculum. Loaded with practical and creative ideas, it also includes information to help you

  • Understand how outdoor classrooms benefits children's learning and development
  • Collaborate with other teachers, administrators, and families to make your outdoor classroom a reality
  • Create development and action plans to strategize and implement changes
  • Evaluate your outdoor environment, program, and practices 

Cultivating Outdoor Classrooms promotes the idea that if you can do it indoors, you can probably do it outside as well. Age Focus: 0-8. From Redleaf Press.