Learning Outside the Classroom
12th April 2019, 9:30 - 16:30: Staveley C of E Primary School, Staveley, Cumbria, LA8 9PH
2nd May 2019, 10:00 - 16:00: Southdale C of E Junior School, Wakefield, WF5 8BA
LOC innovates and enriches our pedagogy whilst helping us to connect more deeply with children and connecting children with nature. The evidence overwhelmingly proves how it engages learners, improves behaviour, increases attainment, supports health and wellbeing and makes learning more enjoyable. This course will help you develop more confidence so you can harness the opportunities that teaching beyond the classroom provides for powerful learning...
Develop a broad, balanced curriculum and maximise the impact of outdoor learning at your school. Whether you are right at the beginning, or are well seasoned implementing LOC in your school, this day is for you and your staff.
Expect this event to be fully participative, experiential and mostly outdoors. There will be numerous opportunities to share best practice with other passionate colleagues from state and independent settings in your region.
You will come away with pragmatic tips, tools and ideas so you can feel confident to take more of your teaching outside immediately, be it for curriculum or character based learning. You will:
This event is for Heads, Deputies, HoDs, Teachers EYFS/KS1/2 or 3 and other education practitioners in both independent and state sectors.
12th April 2019: Staveley C of E Primary School, Cumbria
2nd May 2019: Southdale C of E Junior School, Wakefield