Outdoor Provision in the Early Years
Children's Play | Early Childhood Education
This book offers a range of chapters on key topics, including:
" why outdoor play is important for young children
" how to make sure your children play outdoors as much as indoors
" how play can help young children develop a sense of well-being
" child-led play experiences
" the role of adults outdoors
" ensuring outdoor provision for children with additional needs
" how to provide rich outdoor environments
" challenge, risk and safety outdoors
This is an inspirational and exciting read, that all early years professionals will enjoy and find immensely useful.
Very informative for the Play in the early years module
A good book explaining the role of the outdoor play as a learning resource.
An excellent book that offers practical ideas as well as theoretical standpoints. A very useful guide for the practitioner and students studying early years provision.
This will be a useful addition to the unit regarding evaluation of the outdoor environment. It will help students consider what they currenty offer and how improvements could be made.
excellent all round text for the 3-7 and 5-11 education trainees
An inspiration for early years practitioners learning about their profession, the children in their care and how to support, develop and facilitate play, learning and development.
Full of practical ideas to inspire the development of outdoor play provision. Found this book a great benefit for teaching early childhood/education students on my play modules. Good resource for prompting reflection amongst students.
Excellent book full of practical ideas. I appreciated the perspectives of several leading contributors and the way some current issues, such as risk-taking, were addressed. The book prompted reflection and I found it well structured.
Found this book a great benefit for both Early years and my lecturing in Playwork. Great practical ideas.
Useful text for early years students