Secrets of the Celtic Rainforest now includes a great new resource for primary and early years children as a downloadable storybook about the adventures of Ghillie Dhu (the forest sprite) and the plants he meets along the way. These include Scottish curriculum-linked activities for children and teacher background notes…
This briefing note from Natural England (14 July 2016) focuses on the impacts of learning in natural environments and the impacts of natural environments on learning processes and outcomes. It highlights positive associations as well as gaps in the evidence.
Follow this link for details about the Clyde and Avon Valley Wildlife Challenge and 500 Words Competition 2017 and how to get involved.
Follow this link to find inspiring links and resources from Lanarkshire's first ever natural play conference, which took place on 12th November 2016 in Hamilton.
1 in 10 of school children in the UK suffer from a mental health disorder - that is around three children in every class. This November edition of CJS Focus looks at inclusion and at barriers to using greenspace, including nature–based interventions for mental health and wellbeing.