Nature School

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Outdoor Learning and Nature School

Research shows that children have a greater capacity for learning when they outdoors exploring the outside world. The outdoors has a calming effect on children and also has the added benefit of building a healthy immune system. Children playing and learning in the outside environment appear more active, absorbed and motivated, playing more purposefully, they aslo develop a positive attitude to learning.

Observed Benefits for children at Nature School

  1. Children are calmer and more focused in their learning.
  2. All children become more confident whilst outside.
  3. Children work together in small groups.
  4. Children display enhanced vocabulary skills.

 

http://www.naturallearning.net.au

 

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