Forest and Nature Based Early Childhood Education
4.4 (8 ratings)
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Forest and Nature Based Early Childhood Education

Inspiration from Scandinavia
4.4 (8 ratings)
Course Ratings are calculated from individual students’ ratings and a variety of other signals, like age of rating and reliability, to ensure that they reflect course quality fairly and accurately.
12 students enrolled
Created by Rikke Rosengren
Last updated 11/2019
English
English [Auto]
Price: $199.99
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This course includes
  • 3.5 hours on-demand video
  • Full lifetime access
  • Access on mobile and TV
  • Certificate of Completion
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What you'll learn
  • How to create a learning and stimulating environment for children outdoor
  • Practical skills to create an outdoor life with children
  • How to find and use nature in the city
  • How to be an authentic role model for the child so the teacher can create the right environment outdoor
  • Examples on how Science happens naturally in nature
  • Help to get you started to bring children more outdoor
  • The importance of nature and the rhythm of the day, week and yea
  • Language development in nature
Requirements
  • Be able to understand English
Description

This online course is based on a danish outdoor education program with evidence from Scandinavia and the rest of the world.

Learn how nature has an impact on child development, brain development and all the benefits of nature.

Furthermore this online education is practical and useful to get inspired for all school programs, teachers and families. Get inspired to create an environment and an awareness about nature and how to bring nature to the child, even if you live in the city.

We will go through 8 modules covering everything you need to know!

Who this course is for:
  • Teachers curious about outdoor and forest education
  • Anyone curious about children's development outdoor in nature and all the benefits
Course content
Expand all 11 lectures 03:16:41
+ The Rolemodel and imitating - Learning with the whole body
1 lecture 17:18
The Rolemodel and imitating - Learning with the whole body
17:18
+ Language development and concentration
2 lectures 28:35
Language development and concentration
22:30
Exercise
06:05
+ The importance of risky play - Quality of play and imagination
1 lecture 43:31
The importance of risky play - Quality of play and imagination
43:31
+ In contact with mother earth - Sand therapy and the influence of digital media
1 lecture 19:20
In contact with mother earth - Sand therapy and the influence of digital media
19:20
+ The basic needs - Pratical everyday things
1 lecture 12:47
The basic needs - Pratical everyday things
12:47
+ Transitions - how to create a school with nature approach
1 lecture 23:24
Transitions - how to create a school with nature approach
23:24
+ The natural state of ‘’wonder’’ in childhood
1 lecture 15:19
Children with special needs and bonsais vision
15:19