Painting with Nature: Create beautiful patterns and textures
Nature can be used in a variety of ways and painting with nature not only creates fantastic patterns on paper but it's fun too!
Risk and Reward in Nature Play | Ecology Global Network
All parents want their children to be safe, but our strict standards - no risks, no injuries – are now being applied to children’s nature play.
A Classroom with No Walls: The Power of Outdoor Learning -
The forest school movement is sweeping across North America. Here's how children can benefit from natureplay and outdoor learning.
Preschool Counting Practice with Nature
Preschool Counting Practice with Nature for Preschoolers! Outdoor math games for preschoolers using natural materials. Use nature to sort by number!
Pre-Writing Activities for Under 5s: Literacy Spot #32
When you think about the control required to hold a pencil and direct it to form letters it is easy to see why activities that strengthen/train the muscles in the hand and fingers are so important.
The Ultimate Toys: Dirt and Water - Eyes On Heaven
Here are 15 natural play ideas involving dirt and water for your kids. They'll learn, explore and have fun into the bargain.
20+ Outdoor Activities that Preschoolers Will LOVE
Welcome! This post includes over 20 Amazing Outdoor Education Activities for Preschoolers & Kindergarteners that even ADULTS will love!
11 Fun Ways to Encourage Your Kids to Play Outdoors - Childhood101
In this guest post Amber Greene of Happy Crafty Family shares some of her family’s favourite ways to play outdoors! I’ve been a mum for almost 20 years and I’ve been a kindergarten teacher for decades but it wasn’t until my own little boys (aged 6 and 1) came along that I truly valued time […]