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Learning Outside the Classroom


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Learning outside of the class room

Are you interested in developing your teaching skills and want to use outdoors as part of the learning environment?

Suitable for PGCE, School Direct, SCITT, NQT and Early Careers Teachers


See Special offer for combine courses visit http://go.soton.ac.uk/8n7


This Saturday morning workshop is designed to introduce participants to key points when facilitation learning outside the classroom on their own site and other appropriate off-site locations.

This session is packed full of great ideas to get started. Full use will be made of the gardens during the morning to try out some of the science based activities. Carla Thomas-Bufin, Head of Education at Sir Harold Hillier Gardens will lead the session.

Bring a packed lunch or eat in the cafe and then stay on to enjoy free entry to the gardens.

Following the course participants will be able to :

Discover ways to make greater use of the outdoor learning on your own site.

Explore how to manage pupils in an outdoor learning environment.

Find ways to further develop teaching skills using the outdoors as part of the learning environment.

This course is suitable for PGCE, School Direct, SCITT, NQT and Early Career Teachers.


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Course Date

23rd September 2017

Places Available

Course Leader

Carla Thomas-Buffin

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