Outdoor Play

Target audience

All Early Years Workforce

About this course

“The best classroom and the richest cupboard is roofed only by the sky”
Come and be inspired to promote and raise awareness of the value of outdoor play both in your setting and children’s homes, take away practical ideas to improve or enhance your own outdoor areas. This course aims to improve your knowledge and understanding of how to develop teaching and learning outdoors through adult support, play, engagement, learning and progress and be aware of how outdoor play promotes child development.

Date, time and venue

Date Time Venue
11 October 2023 13:30 - 16:00 Rufford Suite

Course tutor

Early Years Specialist Teachers




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Further course information

To understand the importance of outdoor play in the early years and to explore :
• the benefits of risky play and how to implement the EYFS through outdoor play
• whether your outdoor environment supports children’s learning and development and how to enhance it.
• the vital role of adults to facilitate, engage, and support children’s learning.

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