Charlottesville, VA – March 25, 2017
Using Your Outdoor Classroom
9:00AM – 12:00PM
Through fun and engaging hands-on experiences, participants will gain techniques for using outdoor classrooms as an integral part of daily preschool and elementary education. Discover how well-designed outdoor spaces facilitate children’s overall development in traditional academic areas, strengthen specific skills, and aid social- emotional growth. Finally, explore a variety of strategies for facilitating and assessing student learning in outdoor classrooms while engaging children with different levels of interests and needs.
Lunch Break (restaurants nearby)
Choosing Effective Indoor-Outdoor Materials
1:00PM – 4:00PM
Discover strategies for effectively using a variety of motivating yet inexpensive indoor and outdoor materials, including materials from nature.
Registration deadline: March 24, 2017. Limited space available so be sure to register early!