Useful links

Here are some fabulous organisations encouraging kids to spend more time outside in nature… 

Forest Schools Assoc (UK)

The Wild Network

Children & Nature Network

Nature Play (Australia)

National Wildlife Federation (USA)

Forestry UK – Nature Play Ideas

Child & Nature Alliance (Canada)

International Association of Nature Pedagogy (IANP)

Australian Association of Environmental Educators (AAEE)

And some research papers…

Malone, K. & Waite, S. (2016) Student Outcomes & Natural Schooling. Plymouth: Plymouth University

Moss, S. (2012) Natural Childhood Report. National Trust UK.

And some other cool sites…

Mother Natured

The Artful Parent

Raku Inoue’s Insect collages