Unlocking the potential of outdoor space can be vital for supporting continuous provision and successfully nurturing the characteristics of effective learning. Children thrive on outdoor experiences as they can enthusiastically explore new ideas, develop concepts and test their knowledge on a larger scale than is often possible inside. Never has an environment been more suitable for engaging and motivating young learners and its importance cannot be overstated especially for boys.
These early years educational books and resources are packed with practical, tried and tested activities. For the practitioner they offer a treasure trove of inspirational ideas to dip into and support both prime and specific areas of learning including communication and language, physical development, literacy, mathematics and understanding of the world. For the child they provide active learning opportunities through open-ended, hands-on experiences and play.