This workshop is designed for educators who are thinking about adding a nature component to their current programming and for educators who have started to take their students outside more often but are wanting more confidence in creating a safe and fun outdoor classroom.
At this workshop educators will learn:
The 'must haves' when choosing an outdoor site. Learn how to choose an appropriate site or see if your site has all that it needs for a great learning environment.
How to create boundaries when there are no walls!
Risk Management -Being prepared for the unknown; how to write a risk management plan.
Examples of routines that create a safe outdoor classroom with a balance of guided activities and free play.
This session will provide educators with the information and tools they need to confidently run a successful and safe nature program independently or as part of a current program.
WORKSHOP: NATURE SCHOOL 101
VICTORIA, BC WORKSHOP:
When: Saturday, September 15, 2018
Where: Mt Doug Park, Victoria, BC
Early Bird: $145 (Deadline: Sept.5th)
Questions such as a staff discount? Email
Bonnie Davison, B.Ed, B.Mus, B.MT
Forest School Practioner, Permiculture Design Educator
President: Outdoor Learning Association
Founder: Victoria Nature School, Victoria, BC
Founder: Singing English Education