The Role of Play in Outdoor Learning
The Role of Play in Outdoor Learning presented by Kate Hookham
The aim of this Academy Talk is to explore the potential of play and outline how we can use it to make our time spent outdoors more effective.
Aims. By the end of this talk you'll be able to:
- Outline the definitions of play and play types.
- Discuss the theories around play.
- List what we, as practitioners, can observe through watching children in play.
- Demonstrate how to encourage learning through play.
‘The Role of Play in Outdoor Learning’ is aimed at all professionals working within Early Years Childcare and Education who are interested in incorporating nature within their setting to inspire and support children’s learning. This is an introductory talk and therefore no pre-requisite learning is required.
This talk provides 40 minutes of professional development. You'll have access to it for one year from the time of purchase.
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