100 Outdoor play Ideas for the Early Years
All children benefit from outdoor play, this should be integrated into routines to allow children the opportunity to access fresh air. This book will help practitioners with outdoor play activities and practical advice on managing and evaluating the setting
The outdoor provision is highly important in regards to children’s learning and development, therefore activities and experience should reflect a wide range of learning opportunities. Children of all ages should access outdoor even the younger non mobile children. During outdoor play children move around freely whilst using their bodies in big ways. Outdoor play allows children to join in open ended play whilst developing many areas of their development.
The ideas in this book will give practitioners some inspiration on fresh new ideas and how to make the most of the outdoor space however big or small it is and whatever the weather.