Learning Outdoors in the early years

Learning Outdoors in Pre-school and Foundation Stage

This resource provides guidance for those working with children in pre-school and foundation stage. It aims to support delivery of all areas of learning in the Pre-School Curricular Guidance and the Northern Ireland Curriculum at the Foundation Stage, both of which are play-based and cover multiple areas of learning.

Areas of Learning

The Arts
Physical Development and Movement
Mathematics and Numeracy
Language and Literacy
The World Around Us

Skills and Capabilities

Thinking Skills and Personal Capabilities
Managing Information
Working with Others
Being Creative
Thinking, Problem Solving and Decision Making
Problem Solving
Self-Management (Improving own learning and performance)