September 17, 2018
Have you been curious to try Wild Wednesdays or Forest Fridays with your class? Worried about how you’ll structure your day and add meaningful learning around all that distraction? Come and get some inspiration and ideas for how you can include literacy learning outdoors. You’ll come away with some active phonemic awareness games, a story walk book list, and more practical tips for teaching in nature’s classroom.
Marlee enjoys teaching outdoors and believes in the positive effects of nature and play on child development. She can even show you some ways to sneak literacy and numeracy into all that unstructured play. Marlee teaches kindergarten in the outdoor program at Fort Langley Elementary.