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 3 in this Designing Outdoor Play Spaces series will give 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.
In Book 3 you will find out the following:
???? Ideas for the storage of outdoor resources & equipment – even with the challenge of limited space.
???? How to become creative with setting up your spaces and the materials you choose to add to overcome the challenge of a small yard or play area outdoors.
???? How you can set up your outdoor space so that it sends a clear message to the children that says ‘I can do things myself here’. This is my space. I belong here.
???? How to provide greater opportunities for independence, a sense of belonging and ownership of the space for children.
???? How to arrange and display materials so that children can modify and change aspects of their own outdoor environment if they want to.
???? How to use trees, rocks, sports fields, cement areas, chalk lines, gardens and courts to help define spaces.
???? How to manage the setup and pack away of shared spaces when working in a multi-age early learning centre, outside school hours care environment, community playgroup or occasional care service.
All the information you need to help you overcome challenges and 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 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.
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 (28 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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