Free Resources

Use these resources to promote outdoor play with your colleagues, parents and really anyone who will listen! I would love to hear how you are using these resources, drop me a note and let me know!

Dressing for the Weather

Having the right clothing for the weather can make a big difference.

Have I Found the Perfect Snow Pants? Updated November 2023

It is challenging to find snowpants that fit my body. Is my search finally over?

How Outdoor Play

Targeted at parents, simple steps for getting outside with your children.

Licensing Regulation Project

This report gives recommendations based on the research, promising practices and expert advice.

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.

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.

Teaching the 4 Elements

Use the four elements to connect children to the natural world.

Tools and Resources for Outdoor Play and Learning in the Early Years – Webinar

This webinar from March 7, 2022 shares resources and inspiration for outdoor learning in the early years.

Why Outdoor Play

Four reasons for outdoor play, a one page summary.

Winter Boots for Adults

We are the gatekeepers to children’s outdoor play. If we are cold or uncomfortable the experiences of the children may…