HOW WILL THIS SIMPLE SERIES E-BOOK HELP ME?
This e-guide shows early childhood educators, homeschool families and carers how to revamp older outdoor environments and backyards or create an entirely new space using budget-friendly recycled, upcycled and DIY resources and simple step by step action plans to make the most of what you already have!
Book 1 in the Designing Outdoor Play Spaces Series showed you how to assess what you already have, what you want, why you want it and how you are going to make it happen.
Book 2 in this series gives you the simple tips, strategies and action steps to help get you started with the actual designing and creating part of your new natural outdoor play area.
In Book 2 you will find out the following:
✅ Why is it important to design smaller spaces and interest areas in an outdoor environment
✅ How to create smaller spaces including sensory, digging, creative, calm, secret, sustainable, open and more!
✅ Tips to keep those equipment costs down.
✅ Where you can find budget-friendly toys or materials to help you create DIY resources.
✅ How to add and use both fixed and non-fixed equipment to set up your outdoor environment.
✅ Strategies to store your outdoor resources & equipment and also provide easy accessibility for the children.
✅ Ideas to introduce and include natural elements in your outdoor play area.
✅ An essential guide to child safety and the type of gardens, plants, pots and space you will use in your outdoor play area
All the information you need to help you use simple design strategies, natural materials and budget-friendly resources to take action and create that outdoor play area you really want.
Anyone can revamp their own spaces…you just need a plan of action, a little creativity and some sweat! Doesn’t matter whether a small or large backyard, Home or Centre based care – I’m going to give you the tools to start taking action step by step with what you already have!
This book is part of the Empowered Educator Designing Natural Play Spaces for Outdoors – click the links below to download all 4 e-books in this series.
Book 1 in this series gives you the simple tips, strategies and action steps to help get you started with the actual designing and creating part of your new natural outdoor play area.
Book 3 in this series gives you the solutions to simplify and approach some of those common challenges and practicalities that you might come across when setting up your outdoor play space.
Book 4 in this series shares simple ideas, tips and strategies to guide you towards the creation of an eco-friendly play and learning environment that offers consistent opportunities for children to gain an understanding of their earth and their impact on it. Introducing the concepts of sustainability certainly doesn’t need to be difficult OR boring for educators and parents!
Anyone can revamp their own spaces…you just need a plan of action, a little creativity and some sweat! Doesn’t matter whether a small or large backyard, Home or Centre based care – I’m going to give you the tools to start taking action with what you already have!
What do I get?
- 1 x PDF Guide (26 pages) to download immediately
- Save paper by reading on devices, desktop computer, laptop or simply print and bind.
You will receive a confirmation email with an official receipt and links to download the digital resource immediately after payment is completed…all files are in PDF format and the print quality . Please note these are digital resources and not mailed out as hard copies.
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