New date - Making the most of your outside space
Tuesday 22nd September 2015
Following a successful course in June 2015 booking is now open on wilts cpd online for a new course on February 23rd 2016 at Rowdeford School:
Making the most of your outdoor space - to promote children's wellbeing and opportunities for positive social interaction and learning
Wiltshire Council are working with Rounded & Grounded to help schools make the most of their outside spaces to promote the wellbeing of children and provide opportunitoes for postive social interaction and learning.
Niki Willows uses her background in Play Development, Forest School and Special Needs to connect children and adults with their local environment to show them what is on their doorstep. Nature is free, fun and makes you feel good!
Previous feedback on this course from Wiltshire teachers:
"We are keen to improve our outdoor areas and this course provided lots of ideas.
"A very hands on visual learning course"
"I have lots of ideas from the outdoor sessions to bring to our school"
"Made a brilliant woodlice assault course!!"
"Great in every way"
"Using natural and found materials - as no new materials needed back at school"
"Looking at ways of maximising outdoor areas, even if they are predominantly concrete"
"Thought today was fantastic"
"hands on activities, giving me ideas on simple, cheap ways we can use our outdoor space"
"Thank you for an enjoyable day!"
"new ideas of what to do with spaces available"
"Brilliant can't wait to use at school"
"Niki's experience and enthusiasm came across well during this course which made it even more enjoyable!"
"Going back with lots of ideas to put into practice"
More information can be found here