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An Outside Play Tool for Teachers

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Outdoor Play and Learning

This tool is designed for elementary school teachers. There are four themes to explore which offer valuable insights and hands-on resources to begin locating play and learning outdoors.

Outdoor Play & Learning in Schools

This theme helps teachers understand the potential of outdoor play and learning in elementary schools.

Getting Started

This theme helps teachers prepare for outdoor play and learning in their school.

Emergent Learning

This theme helps teachers understand how emergent learning supports outdoor play and learning.


This theme helps teachers assess outdoor play and learning for reporting purposes.

Speaker Series

Continue the Conversation

To enrich your learning journey, we invite you to listen in on our speaker series. We explore themes and modules with colleagues who are experienced with outdoor play and learning from across Canada.

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Discussion Questions

Collaborate with your colleagues to discuss modules in a study group or lunch and learn format

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