Early Childhood Nature Connections Toolkit
Many cities are eager to find ways to bring nature’s benefits to young children where they live, play and learn. The Children and Nature Network share some valuable resources exploring Early Childhood Nature Connection Pathways through this online Early Childhood Nature Connections Toolkit. The four main pathways that cities can [...]
EEF’s Teaching and Learning Toolkit
The Education Endowment Foundation (EEF) launched their updated Teaching and Learning Toolkit September 2021. Its aims are to provide an accessible summary of education evidence. This version features new sections on implementation and disadvantage, and explores the nuance behind average impact measures. The only ‘outdoor’ intervention covered is outdoor adventure [...]
Nature helps children recover from adverse childhood experiences (ACEs)
‘Time in nature can be a powerful antidote to the negative impacts of trauma and stress in children’s lives.’ The Children & Nature Network share evidence-based resources in this toolkit. Some great infographics show nature as a pathway for healing, the social and emotional benefits, plus research study references. This [...]
Scottish Youth Climate declaration – check out this handy toolkit
YouthLink Scotland have created the Scottish Youth Climate Declaration endorsement pack, a handy toolkit for youth workers to support young people to share their vision of a greener, fairer world. This resource provides advice and a framework to support co-design and evaluation.
Scavenger hunt outdoors
An outdoor scavenger hunt activity for ages 12+ is included in this Climate Emergency Toolkit for Youth workers, developed by Keep Scotland Beautiful.