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Recent research from the University of Northampton found that learning outdoors greatly impacts on young children’s development and can, as a result, boost their future attainment. As part of a European funded project the University [...]
Twenty-six local primary school children, from Standens Barn and Rowan Gate Primary Schools experienced wild education at the University of Northampton this week. The pupils had a wild time exploring indoor and outdoor learning with [...]
The University of Northampton hosted an exploratory digital meet for educators from Denmark, Norway, Belgium and England this week (11th October 2016). The Digital Learning across Boundaries’ (DLaB) project, which received over £380,000 through the [...]
Learning within our environment will be at the heart of the upcoming digital PLAYDATE (People Learning and Asking ‘Y’) hosted by the University as part of a new Erasmus+ project. Technology is transforming the way [...]
Below is just eight examples from the Resources Section which contains Lesson Plans, Case Studies, Examples, and Further Reading related to the project themes and sub-themes. To see all resources, please visit the Resources page >.
- Art in the Environment - Articles
- Art in the Environment - Examples
- Art in the Environment - Lesson plans
- Creating Trails - Articles
- Creating Trails - Case Studies
- Creating Trails - Examples
- Outdoor Science - Articles
- Outdoor Science - Case Studies
- Outdoor Science - Examples
- Outdoor Science - Lesson plans
- Wild Writing - Articles
- Wild Writing - Examples
- Wild Writing - Lesson plans
A visit to to the Parlementarium in Brussels
Visit to the new Harbour building in the port of Antwerp
Using Comic Life for storytelling
A visit to the Planetarium and Nature Education Centre in the Forest of Beisbroek
A presentatipon of a practical workshop using iPads and mobile devices to enhance children’s understanding of the world around them.
A padlet of Wild Writing Ideas explored by Early Years Education students at the University of Northampton.
See 12 Amazingly Creative Examples of Environmental Art.