Magical Outdoor Play  Using the Outdoor Environment in the EYFS

Course Summary

This course gives learners the inspiration and ideas they need to make outdoor play at their setting truly magical. EYFS recommendations are for 50% of play at a setting to be outdoors. This course helps settings achieve this through a series of imaginative activities and techniques to maximise the outdoor environment. It is also a fun and inspiring way to give learners the confidence to deliver outdoor play, whatever the weather and give a whole host of new ideas to take back to their settings.

Course Aims

  • To illustrate the need for outdoor play and the benefits to young children
  • To highlight the detrimental effects of lack of outdoor play
  • To inspire practitioners to increase levels of outdoor play in their settings
  • To showcase practical and fun outdoor activities for all under 5’s
  • To provide support and information based on a wealth of practical experience

Course Leader/s:  Inspired Children Services: Ben Kingston-Hughes

Course Length: 3 hrs (one morning)

Audience:  Ideal for all practitioners

Day Date Time Venue Delegate Fee  
Tuesday 26th June 2018 9:30am - 12:30pm NNSTC  £45 Book