The Seedling BLOG

Let’s Grow Math Outdoors Master Class: Register Your Interest

Posted by on Dec 9, 2018 in The Seedling BLOG | 0 comments

Hello Math Enthusiasts, Have you heard the phrase “Math is everywhere” over and over but still get caught up in how to teach it outdoors? Are you and your children bored with the “same old”, “same old” way of teaching Math? Are you looking to dig a little deeper? It’s so much easier to be inspired and have a plan for introducing Math Outdoors than it is to do the same thing over and over without results and barely getting the creative juices flowing. Guess what! You are in for a treat! The NEW Let’s Grow Math Outdoors Master Class will give you...

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Let’s Grow Literacy Outdoor Master Class: Register Your Interest

Posted by on Dec 9, 2018 in The Seedling BLOG | 0 comments

Dear Literacy Enthusiasts, WELCOME! Are you in love with Nature Based Children’s Books and can’t figure out how to bring them to life outdoors? Do you read outdoors, under a tree with children, but want to take these experiences to the next level? Do you want to capture children’s wonder outdoors with NEW nature-based literacy activities? If you are interested in adding Literacy to your Outdoor Classroom design plan and want to collaborate with other natural teachers about growing literacy outdoors then this course is for you. Ready to plant seeds of inspiration and grow...

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Designing an Outdoor Classroom

Posted by on Dec 9, 2018 in The Seedling BLOG | 0 comments

Hello Curious Educator, Do your children get bored outdoors? Are you a parent or teacher that would like to transform your outdoor space? Do you get overwhelmed thinking about creating an Outdoor Classroom?  Where do I start is questions I hear all the time. During my time cultivating the Children’s Garden and Outdoor Classroom at my children’s elementary many years ago, I learned firsthand the power of reconnecting children with nature. I also learned that well designed outdoor spaces can have an important impact on child development. If you are thinking about developing your outdoor...

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Becoming a Natural Teacher Master Class Waiting List

Posted by on Dec 6, 2018 in The Seedling BLOG | 0 comments

Hello tenacious educators, parents, and leaders, My Becoming a Natural Teacher story began with my parent hat on. While my children and I passed an empty courtyard next to the front door of their elementary school every morning and afternoon, I got thinking. What if?  Little did I know, that this question would be the beginning of my own Becoming a Natural Teacher story. The Teaching in the Dirt: Becoming A Natural Teacher Master Class offers a guided journey that fosters teaching and learning outdoors while consciously digging deeper to reframe the way we teach. This Master Class maps out...

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More than Mud Pies Master Class: Register Your Interest

Posted by on Dec 6, 2018 in The Seedling BLOG | 0 comments

Hello Natural Teachers, Do you remember making Mud Pies as a child? How about the hours and hours of simple open-ended play outdoors where you lost track of time? Mud is a fabulous medium for exploration and discovery for children. The Mud Kitchen invites children to become scientists, cooks, entrepreneurs, and artists. Have you ever thought what would happen if every outdoor classroom included a Mud Kitchen and all parents, families, teachers, and communities embraced and valued Mud as a teaching tool? Children just might navigate their world feeling the freedom to get dirty and explore...

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Exploring Nature in Winter Master Class: Register Interest

Posted by on Dec 5, 2018 in The Seedling BLOG | 0 comments

  Hello Winter Explorers! Are you at a loss as to what to do with your children outdoors during the cold winter months? Do you tend to skip outdoor time because of the nip in the air? I have to admit, I have fallen into the winter blues trap myself. This is why you must read on! Have you ever heard the saying, “There is no such thing as bad weather, there is just inappropriate clothing”? Did you know there are crucial benefits for children playing outdoors during the winter? Playing outdoors in Winter… Allows children to escape indoor germs and bacteria Offers children...

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