Guide: Taking students outdoors to learn

This guide for teachers outlines practical considerations and a realistic approach to taking students outdoors that applies in a wide variety of local outdoor settings.

The guide contains the following sections:

  • Discovering Your Local Greenspace for Learning
  • Permission, Risk Management and Access
  • Class Management, Resources and Advice for Teaching Outdoors

About this resource

  • Resource type: guide for teachers
  • Theme: Tools for outdoor enquiry

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