Are you working with early years? Have a look at excellent paper (October 2018) by Henry Mathias, NCS Strategic Lead, Care Inspectorate, Scotland, which describes how the regulation of early learning and childcare has changed to improve children’s experience of outdoor play in Scotland.
Keep up to date with all the Trust’s current and past news, including the John Muir Award, via this link.
Natural Resources Wales have produced this great natural progression model to help everyone explore when, where, and how they can interact with their environment through lifelong progressive steps, with a summary infographic free to download. Why not use this to review your school’s connection with nature?
This Scottish Natural Heritage post (December 19, 2018) shares a 6th year pupil’s guest blog about Culloden Inspire, the Young Enterprise team from Culloden Academy, and tells us about the innovative products they’ve developed.
Check out this new Scotdec resource for primary schools to teach the Sustainable Development Goals. 17 activity postcards each introduce a goal, with some activities to be delivered outdoors. The resource plus an accompanying booklet can be downloaded for free, with limited hard copies available by email