Go Wild with Nature Journaling
An introduction to nature journaling
Record the day / time / weather / wind
Sketch what you can see around you – up close and far away.
Sketch what you can see in the sky and down at the ground.
Draw flowers and trees that you can see. Can you copy their shape?
Draw, trace or rub over leaves that you find.
Can you see any wildlife around? Record what they are doing
Make a prediction: what do you think will happen in this space in the coming weeks or months?
Go Wild provocation cards
The ‘Go Wild with Nature Play SA’ digital resource pack, contains a series of nature and wild space lessons, activities and inspiration cards to print off and use at school and home.
There are six lenses to outdoor exploration using the Go Wild challenge cards.
- Exploring sense in nature
- Noticing nature
- Finding nature
- Creating nature inspired art
- Spending time in nature
- Spend time in natural settings
Download them here
What would it feel like to take learning outside and do something wild every day?
What might your class investigate, explore and create?
How might these experiences be shared, reflected upon and harnessed as multidisciplinary learning opportunities?
Mental Health and Wellbeing
We know that engaging with nature is good for our brains and good for our bodies. It calms our minds and ignites our senses. We also know that it takes time to create new habits, routines and rituals. These fun, engaging and simple challenges, might just create the healthiest new habit for you and your class!
SHOW AND TELL
Video coming soon