Outdoor Spaces and Classrooms

OUTDOOR SPACES & CLASSROOMS When children and nature mix, something magical happens. I am fortunate to witness that magic every day in our outdoor classrooms. I believe the outdoor classroom, forest schools and outdoor playgroups are one of the ways forward in addressing our current “nature deficit disorder” crises. Natural outdoor spaces ignite imaginations and [...]

Nature Art can bring every subject to Life

Infusing Nature Art into the school curriculum in a way that deepens learning and encourages critical thinking. Animal Masks using Earth Paints: Circle of Life  Hands-on outdoor learning boosts physical activity, mental health, brain power and attention Felt Beaded Caterpillar and Butterfly Puppets Learning the life cycle of the butterfly through Nature Art Mixing Earth Paints to [...]

Imagination Is More Important Than Knowledge

Our wonder, our Imagination, our curiosity is what drives us towards greatness. Fairy Houses and Toadstools We begin by making toadstools using walnut shells and used corks  “Play Is The Work of the Child” Maria Montessori. Join us for International Build A Fairy House and Den Week - June 21st - June 28th Download your FREE [...]