Enhancing Schoolyard Habitats for Teaching

11 Oct

Get kids outdoors to learn!

National Wildlife Federation has an ongoing series of resources designed to help you take learning outside,  Enhancing Schoolyard Habitats for Teaching is online.  Discover how to effectively use your Schoolyard Habitat or outdoor classroom to teach STEM, English or any other subject. The featured speaker Dr. Herbert Broda is Professor of Education at Ashland University and author of the books Schoolyard-Enhanced Learning and Moving the Classroom Outdoors. There are many Schoolyard Habitat site enhancements that can be added to school grounds to facilitate outdoor instruction and overcome potential stumbling blocks to taking learning outside.  There are also tips for working with children in the outdoors.

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