Category Archives: Natural Connections

New Teacher’s Guide – Transforming Outdoor Learning in Schools: Lessons from the Natural Connections Project.

This free booklet aims to provide school staff with a compelling introduction to the value and impact of well-planned regular outdoor learning for pupils, teachers and schools as a whole. It sets out the evidence for outdoor learning and shows … Continue reading

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Natural Connections Project Infographics

We have had a lot of interest in the Natural Connections project infographics so we have attached them in this post for you to save and share with your networks. We hope that they can be used complement the impacts … Continue reading

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Natural Connections: building teacher confidence

As the findings and messages from the Natural Connections Demonstration Project filter out across the sector, Peter Butts, co-ordinator of the project at The Learning Institute, Cornwall’s Hub talks to us about what has really made a difference in the schools … Continue reading

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Natural Connections Project Film

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England’s largest outdoor learning project reveals children more motivated to learn when outside

Media release: Thursday 14 July 2016 Children from 125 schools across the South West on England are happier, healthier and more motivated to learn thanks to a new project commissioned by Natural England that has turned the outdoors into a classroom … Continue reading

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Nature Connections 2016 Conference

Here is an invitation to all our followers from the University of Derby and partners, looks like it will be a fantastic event! (Please note that this event is not linked to the Natural Connections Demonstration Project despite the similar … Continue reading

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Natural Connections Case Study – Shakespeare Primary School

Report to Shakespeare Primary School on the Natural Connections case-study visit on 24th April 2015 1. Introduction We would like to extend our grateful thanks to staff and pupils at Shakespeare Primary School for making us so welcome and giving … Continue reading

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