Children Belong Outside
As adults in children’s lives, our job is to provide the time, space, materials and most of all permission to play outside in child care, school and our communities. Get Outside and Play can help you support your educators, teachers and families to get outside and play!
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Latest from the blog - In the Muck
Have I Found the Perfect Snow Pants?
It is challenging to find snowpants that fit my body. Is my search finally over?Read More
So, you wanna work with children outside.
I regularly receive emails from people who want to know how they can start an outdoor learning program or just work with children in outdoor environments. What advice do I give? Well, as with most things in life, it depends! Here are few of my thoughts.Read More
Did you have fun?
Play is so much more than fun! This question dismisses the complexities of play, we can do better.Read More
The $169 Stump
One of the big educational supply companies is now selling stumps! In this blog I share my opinion on all this.Read More
Alberta Child Care Regulation Update
Alberta will have new child care regulation on February 1. In this blog I share any of the updates that relate directly to outdoor play and experiences.Read More
Moving Loose Parts Outdoors
4 ideas on how to move loose parts in and out of a play space if you don’t have permanent outdoor storage.Read More
Heading back to School with Outdoor Learning
All the conversations I am having right now with parents and teachers revolve around going back to school in September.Read More
Outdoor Loose Parts Storage Ideas
Weird shapes and random stuff make loose parts amazing for play but a challenge for storing. In this blog I share a few ideas for storage I have come across in various settings.Read More