Resources

Videos

Forest Kindergarten-Norway

Learning Through Landscapes
Learning through Landscapes helps children to connect with nature, become more active, learn outdoors, develop social skills and have fun.

Grounds for Learning

 

Partnerships

Richmond Schoolyard Society
Their mission is to bring children into the “outdoor classroom” where they connect with the earth and their community. Their vision can be summed up in a simple equation: kids + gardens + healthy food = stronger communities. Visit kidsinthegarden.org.

Thompson Community Association
Operates programs at Richmond’s Thompson Community Centre.

 

Articles and Information

Interview with Marianna Brussoni: Risky outdoor play positively impacts children’s health

Ellen Sandseter
Blog from a professor at Queen Maud University College of Early Childhood Education in Norway, where she shares some of her research on children’s risky play and well-being.

 

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