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Gardening Autumn - Jesienne inspiracje - With the arrival of rains and falling temperatures autumn is a perfect opportunity to make new plantations Forest School Activities, Nature Activities, Outdoor Activities, Activities For Kids, Outdoor Education, Outdoor Learning, Reggio Emilia, Outdoor Art, Outdoor Play

Learning outdoors

Look what these children made with just sticks and leaves! What a great way to take creativity outdoors.

Outdoor Tree Bark Rubbings - I Can Teach My Child! - - Outdoor Tree Bark Rubbings – I Can Teach My Child! I Can {teach} My Child! Tree Bark Rubbings: Such a simple and interactive outdoor activity for toddlers and preschoolers! Outdoor Activities For Toddlers, Forest School Activities, Nature Activities, Spring Activities, Children Activities, Art Children, Summer Activities For Preschoolers, Children Crafts, Baby Activities

Outdoor Tree Bark Rubbings - I Can Teach My Child!

It's Day 4 of our 31 Days of Outdoor Activities for Toddlers! Today we experimented with creating Outdoor Tree Bark Rubbings in our

fairy soup - happy hooligans - outdoor sensory activities for kids My kids love this kind of play! Me and my cousin made this all the time Forest School Activities, Sensory Activities, Sensory Play, Summer Activities, Toddler Activities, Play Activity, Indoor Activities, Family Activities, Outdoor Activities For Preschoolers

TechSurgeons - Access Blocked

We headed out to garden to make Fairy Soup, which was a fabulous fine motor and sensory activity, and a great way to keep cool on a warm, humid morning

Cole can paint pine ones for Xmas tree ornaments! Scissors and Spice: Scissors Craft: Pinecone Decoration Ideas for Christmas. And how to use up your pine cones and entertain kids at the same time - kids love paint! Autumn Crafts, Nature Crafts, Christmas Crafts, Felt Christmas, Country Christmas, Christmas Ideas, Deco Nature, Wild Nature, Pine Cone Decorations

Minimalist Monday: Eco-Friendly (Minimalist!) Holiday Decorating (17+ ideas!)

Growing up, my family was always been big on decorating. We were never to the level of Clark Griswold in National Lampoon's Christmas Vacation, but …

Wilderness festival children’s area branches decoration – natural playground ideas Outdoor Play Spaces, Outdoor Art, Natural Play Spaces, Outdoor Play Kitchen, Eyfs Outdoor Area, Outdoor Centre, Party Outdoor, Outdoor Learning, Outdoor Activities

Wilderness festival children's area branches decoration

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to build a Bug Hotel :: Garden activities for curious kids Bug Ball Topiary Tree from Wildlife Gadgetman - a whole new take on the bug hotel!Bug Ball Topiary Tree from Wildlife Gadgetman - a whole new take on the bug hotel! Garden Crafts, Garden Projects, Garden Art, Garden Types, Garden Planters, Garden Kids, Gravel Garden, Diy Garden Decor, Art Projects

How to build a Bug Hotel :: Garden activities for curious kids - Toby and Roo

Building a bug hotel with your child is one of the best garden activities, because it really doesn’t matter how big or small your space is, you can use anything. We used pine cones that Reuben had collected earlier in the year. bits of old pots, pebbles, big stones, twigs etc Reuben loves going into the garden and checking to see if any bugs have checked in yet. This last week was half term in our area, and I have taken the opportunity to spend some quality time with Reuben – I do miss him…

place to mix and smash plants and water, needs only a few bowls and a stick, but is a great place to learn about how things change and sense of capability. medicine making - Stomping in the Mud Reggio Emilia, Nature Activities, Sensory Activities, Sensory Diet, Sensory Play, Summer Activities, Outdoor Play Spaces, Natural Play Spaces, Mud Kitchen

Stomping in the Mud

Thanks everyone for your support over the past four years. Stomping will be closed for the 2015/2016 school year. Check back for an update in the spring for our September 2016 plans. We hope you have a wonderful summer. Thanks for Stomping by!

How to Build a Teepee-Style Fairy House Fun Family Project - How. - How to Build a Teepee-Style Fairy House Fun Family Project – How to Build a Teepee-Style Fairy House Fairy Crafts, Garden Crafts, Garden Projects, Garden Ideas, Craft Projects, Forest School Activities, Nature Activities, Summer Activities, Family Activities

How to Build a Teepee-Style Fairy House

How to build a teepee-style fairy house, and why we'd recommend it as a great, sturdy, and easy to make fairy house for your yard.

Outdoor Maths: Creating Shapes from Sticks — Creative STAR Learning 3d Shapes Activities, Nature Activities, Math Activities, Outdoor Activities, Outdoor Education, Outdoor Learning, Early Education, Outdoor Play, Physical Education

Outdoor Maths: Creating 3D skeletons from Sticks

Sticks are making maths ever-more interesting outside.

Ideas for outdoor learning. Make learning fun and help kids learn through play all summer long with these fantastic games and activities. Maths Eyfs, Eyfs Activities, Nursery Activities, Learning Activities, Numeracy, Nature Activities, Outdoor Activities, Science Nature, Gruffalo Activities

Information or Data Handling Activities Outdoors

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Making skeletons (using sticks) — Creative STAR Learning Forest School Activities, Nature Activities, Learning Activities, Outdoor Activities, Science Nature, Outdoor Education, Outdoor Learning, Home Learning, Early Education

Making skeletons (using sticks)

This blog post is entirely inspired by Judy Duncan, a Primary 7 teacher at Kingswells Primary School in Aberdeen.

 Conkers, egg boxes and ramps! Autumn, here we come! A brilliant activity for incorporating mathematics, science and understanding the world. Great fun and a good excuse to get them outside too. Forest School Activities, Outside Activities, Outdoor Activities, Nursery Activities, Toddler Activities, Autumn Activities For Babies, Autumn Eyfs Activities, Outdoor Education, Outdoor Learning

Month End Snap Shots!

Here is a random collection of pictures taken over the month of October. The weather has been very cooperative giving us some lovely warm and dry days. That, along with the leaves, is quickly changing, and we will soon be truly 'stomping' in the mud! Enjoy... Thanks for 'stomping' by....

to make natural paintbrushes. We love to go on long nature walks and find bits and bobs to craft with. Forest school activities are so much fun and these thrifty crafts are just so much fun to make. Nature crafts are often the most beautiful too and t Forest School Activities, Nature Activities, Outdoor Activities For Kids, Outdoor Learning, Autumn Activities, All Nature, Walking In Nature, Outdoor Education, Early Education

natural paintbrushes

How to make natural paintbrushes. We love to go on long nature walks and find bits and bobs to craft with. Forest school activities are so much fun and these thrifty crafts are just so much fun to make. Nature crafts are often the most beautiful too and the most interesting these natural paint brushes make the best textures and they look gorgeous too. A lovely positive parenting and mindfulness craft to make

Interesting idea to promote language and literacy - Create several story baskets and take turns. Sun Hats & Wellie Boots: Creating a Story Tree with Story Baskets Forest School Activities, Nature Activities, Outdoor Activities For Kids, Outdoor Learning, Outdoor Play, Outdoor School, Outdoor Classroom, Reggio Emilia, Faraway Tree

DIY Storytelling Tree with Story Baskets

A while ago we shared our Jack & the Beanstalk Story Basket, since then we've created several more to explore. These Story Baskets are a neat way to investigate familiar (& new) stories using a selection of props. They're great for encouraging recall skills, sequencing, language, storytelling, creativity, imagination, & so much more. Here are a few story baskets we've created recently with props from around our house The Three Little Pigs Story Basket 3 toy pigs Lego bricks Lolly sticks…

12 FUN Indoor Camping Activities for Kids 12 FUN Indoor Camping Activities for Kids,Nature Activities for Kids Hosting an Indoor Camp-out with the Kids – Inspire Creativity, Reduce Chaos & Encourage Learning with Kids. Camping Activities For Kids, Nature Activities, Fun Crafts For Kids, Summer Crafts, Art For Kids, Kids Outdoor Crafts, Kids Nature Crafts, Forest School Activities, Camping With Kids

earth day craft round-up!

earth day is coming up…. april 22 to be exact. easy to remember, because at our house that also happens to be DH’s birthday! i gathered some fun, creative, inspiring and beautiful crafts to help everyone get in the spirit of earth day. i think these crafts are a great way to talk to […]