Category: Forest School

Forest School

“As Dr. Mark Tremblay, the chief scientific officer of the ParticipACTION Report Card says, we have lost the balance between short-term safety and long-term health.  In outdoor play, risk doesnt…

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Forest School

Forest School

Young children are increasingly engaged in structured activities such as dance, music, soccer and while these are good they are losing the opportunity for unstructured play and it’s hurting their development.

Playing in a playground where every tree is carefully planted has a different quality than play that takes place in a natural environment. Think back to a camping trip where your children played for hours barely supervised and imagine spending even an hour at the park that way.

Forest School

Forest School

http://www.theguelphoutdoorschool.com/core-routines.html http://toes.tdsb.on.ca/day/forest_valley/programs/index.asp Group Games: Choose from a variety of classic games including Prisoner´s Base, Mission Impossible, Royal Roll and more. Fire Building & Outdoor Cooking: Hands on learning will allow students to…

Forest School

Reposted from Creative Star Learning Co. A guest post by Anita Egle, a Swede who resides in Germany and has run Skogsmulle sessions in Bavaria since 1989. It is a…

Forest School