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 4: Capturing the Difference: The Special Nature of the Outdoors
Capturing the Difference: The Special Nature of the Outdoors
Why Is It Important to Focus on the Special Nature of the Outdoors?
Remember a favourite place for play outside from your childhood: what made it a good ...