Outdoor Learning

  • A step-by-step guide to creating an outdoor classroom
  • How to maximise your outdoor area whether it is a:
    • small tarmac space
    • shared space
  • Games and activities to impress Ofsted
Helen Bilton

Helen Bilton

Date: 27th Jun 2017

Helen is a leading educational specialist in the outdoor teaching and learning environment. As well as extensive experience in teaching the EYFS, she is an Associate Professor in Education at the University of Reading and author of the bestselling book 'Playing Outside'. Helen will provide you with activities, ideas and inspiration for making outdoor teaching and learning work in practice.

View all of Helen Bilton's Courses


Setting up an outside learning environment

An in-depth breakdown of what areas should be included 

Making the transition to Year 1 with outdoor learning

Health and Safety aspects and risk assessments


Integrating play and learning

Seamless provision between indoor and outdoor learning

Using the environment as a learning tool for all areas of the curriculum

Extending opportunities for:

  • physical activity

  • learning through play

  • problem solving

  • imagination and creativity

  • communication, language and literacy  


Practical activities and resources

Ideas for developing prop boxes, resource lists and best websites 

A list of companies that will help to design your outdoor area

Ideas for developing the outdoor classroom on a shoestring budget

Case studies and examples from practice

Identifying possible sources of funding

 

First delegate rate

£309 + VAT

Additional delegate rate

£289 + VAT