Info Sheets

Nature Play SA have developed a series of Info Sheets to support parents and educators provide a  range of nature play experiences for children.

 

 

Info Sheets



Loose Parts = Creativity + Discovery + Imagination

12 January 2017,

Loose parts are materials with no specific set of directions or purpose.  They can take many forms and can be used by children in whatever way they determine.  Children love loose parts because they provide unlimited opportunities for them to create, discover and imagine.  A stick can be any number of things when it is incorporated...

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Even babies need the outdoors

31 March 2016,

Babies and young children learn all the time.  They absorb understanding through what they see, hear, touch, taste and smell.  Nature is one of the best places to begin their sensory learning experiences.  The outdoors provides unlimited stimulation for babies and children and they will benefit from being outside as much as older children, or...

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Dirt + water = childhood

18 June 2015,

The importance of mud Mud has been associated with a range of benefits for children including increased happiness, improved wellbeing, stronger immunity, and connecting...

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