Take Me Outside for Learning School Year Challenge!
Are you up for the challenge? Commit to taking your learning outside at least once/week and receive a free outdoor learning toque and be entered to win the grand prize of a complimentary 2-night overnight trip for your class at the Columbia Outdoor School’s Blue Lake Camp!
Activities and Resources
Browse and download lessons, copy sheets and more from WildBC. Click here to check them out.
Looking for some fun and easy ways to assess for learning while outdoors? Click here for 20 Fun and Easy Strategies for Assessing
Daily doses of connecting our students to the outdoors & nature are important for their academic, social, emotional and physical success. Click here for research on the benefits of connecting students to nature & the outdoors.
This report was just published by Stanford University on the impacts of environmental education for K-12 students. This includes a higher aptitude for 21st century skills such as critical thinking, oral communication, analytical skills, problem solving, and higher-order thinking.
You can find many connections to outdoor & place-based learning and the redesigned BC curriculum by clicking here.
You can find more resources on CBEEN’s Teaching Resources page by clicking here.