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Outdoor Learning during Covid-19

Outdoor Learning during Covid-19

This has always been part of the EYFS but with the knowledge of reduced transmission of coronavirus, learning outdoors has even more importance. This course will provide useful guidance for practitioners and managers on how you can implement this successfully in your setting.

Covid-19 has led to drastic changes in the way we do things and a focus on outdoor learning seems to be a more positive one. As well as providing the perfect backdrop for physical activity, it also proven that spending time outdoors positively affects your mood, lowers stress and heart rates. But how do we use the outdoor environment to deliver our learning aims? We will give you tools and strategies to implement this.

Learning Aims -:

  1. Confirmation of the benefits of learning in an outdoor environment.

  2. Understanding the strategies that can be used within your setting to achieve this.

  3. Provide practitioners with the confidence to make outdoor learning a success in the educational setting.

 

Confirmation of learning questions will need to be completed at the end of the course.