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

14thOctober 2021

TCV autumn network bulletin – available now

Check out this TCV network bulletin with lots of useful news and autumn themed articles. This includes a special feature on the creation of the Glasgow Children’s Woodland, which is a volunteer-led initiative led by The Lost Woods.

14thOctober 2021

Risky Play matters

School Outdoor Learning have shared this article (6 October 2021) about group of daycare centres in Australia which have adapted their setting and practice. They aim..."to increase children's exposure to risk. It involves letting children experiment and push themselves without knowing the exact outcome and without adult intervention." There have [...]

13thOctober 2021

Newly designed outdoor learning resources from LTL!

Learning Through Landscapes have launched their first set of newly designed resources for outdoor learning, covering a range of different subjects and school phases. There will be more to come in future weeks and months. These resources are sorted into 4 categories: Early years, Primary, Secondary, and Play activities for [...]

13thOctober 2021

Maths Week Scotland – sketchnote

Education Scotland have shared this early level sketchnote to generate discussion on learner progress and consider ways to enrich learning experiences. Spot all the outdoor opportunities illustrated here! A first and second level sketchnote will be available soon.

13thOctober 2021

Helping children through climate anxiety

This post from the CEO of Learning Through Landscapes reflects on how “We need to find a balance between making sure that all young people are included in the conversation on the climate crisis, and avoiding causing more anxiety to those who are already informed and scared for the future”. [...]