Course Description

Early learning professionals and parents often feel stressed when trying to plan time outdoors for infants and toddlers. In this webinar we explore ideas on how to set up your outdoor classroom for the investigation of young and curious children.

Nature of Kids

Monica Carruthers RECE, ECRT, AECEO.C

Monica graduated from the Early Childhood Education program at Mohawk College of Applied Arts and Technology in 1980. She is registered with the College of Early Childhood Educators and certified by the AECEO and has an Early Childhood Resource Teacher certificate from Humber College. She has worked in Child Care, Co-Operative Preschool and has been a Resource Teacher and Resource Consultant and is experienced in most aspects of the ECE field. Monica has worked as a Special Needs Consultant and Professional Education Consultant in Hamilton, Ontario and has presented at conferences all across Canada.

Course curriculum

  • 1

    Introduction

  • 2

    My Learning Log

    • My Learning Log

  • 3

    Chapter 1

    • Beyond the Blanket - the Outdoor Classroom for Infants and Toddlers

  • 4

    Chapter 2

    • Chapter 2

  • 5

    Chapter 3

    • Chapter 3

  • 6

    Chapter 4

    • Chapter 4

  • 7

    Resources and Websites

    • Beyond the Blanket resources

    • Poisonous Plants Guide

    • Poisonous Plant Guide (Purchase information)

Reviews

5 star rating

love the title- it's so true

shelley silva

thanks for such a wonderful course. It really helped change my perspective of our outside time and how can enrich the childrens experiences.

thanks for such a wonderful course. It really helped change my perspective of our outside time and how can enrich the childrens experiences.

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Monica Couto

4 star rating

Beyond the Blanket-the Outdoor Classroom for Infants and ...

Trish Boyd-Reininger

Well delivered, informative and doable. thank you! Trish Boyd-Reininger RECE

Well delivered, informative and doable. thank you! Trish Boyd-Reininger RECE

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