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)
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.