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Creative Outdoor Learning

Creative Outdoor Learning will support any member of staff in the development of an outdoor learning ethos at your school. This course provides you with a range of activity ideas and additional resources. These will help you support inclusion, pupils with SEND and improve behaviour for learning across the primary curriculum. You will leave with increased motivation, skills and knowledge to harness the outdoor environment to promote children's learning.

  • Combination of practical and theoretical
  • Reflective and inspiring
  • Promotes visionary planning
  • Supports SEND
Duration
1 day
Price
£265 + VAT
Time
9:15 - 15:30
Available
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About this course

Let's take learning outdoors. Creative Outdoor Learning is a practical course providing ideas, activities and approaches. It aims to support any member of staff wishing to develop an outdoor ethos or approach in their setting or school.

It is through creativity, cognitive challenge and practical application that learning skills are developed. We look at how to make the most of the outdoor environment.

  • Explore how to inspire your pupils to find learning opportunities everywhere.
  • Understand the philosophy, research and principles surrounding outdoor learning.
  • Experience practical activities and knowledge of how and where to acquire resources on a minimal budget.
  • Reflect on and create plans for moving forward in your own setting/school.

Audience

This course is appropriate for primary and secondary schools.

  • Headteachers/SLT
  • SENCOs
  • Behavioural units/Special schools
  • Class teachers
  • LSAs/TAs
  • EYFS, Key Stage 1 (KS1) & Key Stage 2 (KS2) 

What teachers said about this course

"Very interesting and thorough, made me inspired to teach in an outdoor setting. Looking forward to going back to school to try some of these ideas out!" - Sara Jackson, Nursery Class Teacher, Mersey Drive Community Primary School

"Really engaging... easy to adapt to our school requirements. Lots of fantastic ideas!" - Zoe Cooper, KS1 Teacher, Park Lane Special School

"A great experience with insight into how children learn and develop through outdoor experiences. Really enjoyable course." - Carolyn Kay, Teaching Assistant, Stalyhill Junior School

How to access this course

This course is easy-to-access in any of the below formats...

  • Face-to-face at COVID-secure venues across England on the dates below. Please click here to see our COVID-19 update.
  • Via livestream on the dates below - accessible from home, from your school, or anywhere with an interconnected device.
  • On-demand recording, with 30 days access to watch at a time and location to suit you!
  • School-wide license, for every member of staff in your school to watch for a period of 30 days. Please contact us to purchase your school-wide license for this course.
  • An INSET or after-school twilight at your school, tailored to your requirements. Contact us for your personalised quote.

Live stream and recorded courses

Recording course. Watch at home, at school or on the go.
RECORDING
Available anytime
Pause, search and watch again for 30 days.
Live-streamed course. Watch at home, at school or on the go.
LIVE STREAMING
16 September 2022
Online, interactive access.
Watch again for 7 days.
Live-streamed course. Watch at home, at school or on the go.
LIVE STREAMING
16 January 2023
Online, interactive access.
Watch again for 7 days.

Courses at venues

BIRMINGHAM
12 September 2022
Aloft Birmingham Eastside, 4 Woodcock Street, BIRMINGHAM, B7 4BL
DURHAM
13 September 2022
Durham Marriott Hotel, Old Elvet, DURHAM, DH1 3JN
LONDON
14 September 2022
Lancaster Gate Hotel, 66 Lancaster Gate, LONDON, W2 3NA
LEEDS
15 September 2022
The Met Hotel, King Street , LEEDS, LS1 2HQ
MANCHESTER
17 January 2023
Manchester Marriott Victoria & Albert Hotel, Water Street, MANCHESTER, M3 4JQ
DURHAM
18 January 2023
Durham Marriott Hotel, Old Elvet, DURHAM, DH1 3JN
LONDON
19 January 2023
Lancaster Gate Hotel, 66 Lancaster Gate, LONDON, W2 3NA
BIRMINGHAM
20 January 2023
Aloft Birmingham Eastside, 4 Woodcock Street, BIRMINGHAM, B7 4BL

This course as an INSET Day

Our in-service training provides exciting and dynamic ways to inspire, challenge and develop your staff, whether they are Teaching Assistants, Teachers or Senior Leadership.

Your first point of contact would be with our Head Office team, who will identify your needs and priorities and ensure that the accompanying training materials we provide are of the very best quality.

Like to run this INSET DAY in your school?

Send us an enquiry and we will get in touch to talk about your school's requirements.

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