Developing Your School Grounds Course

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Primary and Early Years Course

If you are looking to develop your school grounds or outdoor space for learning and play then this course is a must! It helps guide you through an enterprising and participative process that fully involves children through on-going dialogue and practical activities at all stages of the process.

Creative STAR specialise in low cost, sustainable solutions and help participants evaluate the need, if any, for expensive structures and changes.

You will come away feeling inspired and confident to make the necessary changes.

Aims:

  • To enable participants to improve the range of outdoor experiences within a school grounds or outdoor play space
  • To consider the benefits of developing school grounds or outdoor spaces as part of a whole school or class enterprise project
  • To learn about the process of developing the outdoor area in consultation with children, parents, staff and local community

Duration: 1 day

Part of the training takes place outside, regardless of the weather. Participants must be prepared for this and wear appropriate footwear and clothing.

Although the aims are similar the course has appropriately differentiated activities for Early Level. The activities used do vary in accordance with the age and ability of children but the underlying approach remains constant.

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