Find updates on play, learning, and the environment, from across the wider network in Scotland – and beyond.

14thSeptember 2023

This is why (outdoor) play is so important – a short film

Play Wales has produced this lovely film: This is why play is so important . It celebrates play and highlights its importance for every child. Not surprisingly, outdoors and a sense of freedom is a common theme. Take 15 minutes to watch and enjoy!

10thAugust 2023

Let’s go on a fossil hunt!

Scotland’s Nature shares this post (9 August, 2023) on Unravelling the origins of life: fossil hunting with Katie Strang

8thAugust 2023

Naturalist Barbie anyone?

Checkout this  playful positive female role models for children interested in nature: Barbie announce a new Dr Jane Goodall doll. Thinking about a career studying nature? You can also go exploring with Dr Jane Goodall – great inspiration for any young person interested in working to help save our planet.

8thAugust 2023

Planet Earth Noo Needs Oor Help

Climate Action Fife has teamed up with acclaimed Fife-based poet Len Pennie to highlight the urgent need to tackle the climate crisis. Planet Earth Noo Needs Oor Help  is a short Scots poem written to support the call for climate action across Fife. The poem was performed and filmed on [...]