Coyote Mentoring & Forest Fun!

Designed for Preschool, K, Grade 1/2 Educators, & Parents

 

When: Friday, May 19th (10am-4pm)

Where: OUR Ecovillage, (1565 Baldy Mountain Rd, Shawnigan Lake, BC)

Tuition: $220

Early Bird Tuition: $160

Early Bird Deadline: May 12th, 2017

 

Jay Roberts, founder of  Tofino Nature Kids and Bonnie Davison, founder of the Victoria Nature School team up to offer a day of inspiring sessions.

 

At the morning session educators will learn: 

  • An introduction to the Coyote Mentoring approach to Nature Education.

  • How the Coyote "teacher-trickster" inspires a compelling need to know, guiding the passion of the student to his or her own learning.

  • Coyote Mentoring Theory, interwoven with practical applications such as fun games and songs.

 

At the afternoon session educators will learn:

  • How routine is important even in a child-led program.

  • Songs and activities that help promote routine and safety in a forest or nature session.

  • Songs and activities that promote literacy as well as curiosity for nature.