How can you create opportunities for learning and playing outdoors?
This book offers a range of chapters on key topics, including:
why outdoor play is important for young children; how to make sure your children play outdoors as much as indoors; how play can help young children develop a sense of well-being; child-led play experiences; the role of adults outdoors; ensuring outdoor provision for children with additional needs; how to provide rich outdoor environments; challenge, risk and safety outdoors
This is an inspirational and exciting read, that all early years professionals will enjoy and find immensely useful.
Chapter 10: Taking an Active Part: Everyday Participation and Effective Consultation
Taking an Active Part: Everyday Participation and Effective Consultation
Young children should take an active part in decisions and actions for outdoor provision, big and small. Their perspectives and views are critical and must be sought, ...