Beyond the Blanket-
the Outdoor Classroom for Infants and Toddlers
Monica Carruthers RECE, ECRT, AECEO.C
Early learning professionals and parents often feel stressed when trying to plan time outdoors for infants and toddlers. In this workshop we will explore
why exposure to nature is so important for early brain development,
some ideas on how to set up your outdoor classroom for inquiry and investigation of young and curious children, and
your role as the play and learning partner.