Here is a list of resources to help you along your journey to educating outdoors (in no particular order!):

Into Nature: a unique teachers’ guide that enables the teaching of all Ontario school curriculum subjects outdoors in nature on a regular basis. Content of the guide includes logistics, resources and learning experiences for teaching in nature. http://www.back2nature.ca/uncategorized/teachers-guide-into-nature-english

Be prepared: Teaching tips for outdoor education https://www.naturebridge.org/training-tools/teachers/get-outside-teaching-tips

Connecting the dots: Key strategies that transform learning for environmental education, citizenship and sustainability, Stan Kozal & Susan Elliot http://www.lsf-lst.ca/media/LSF_Connecting_the_DOTS_ExecutiveSummary.pdf

Ready…Set…Wonder!: 
a tool for early years educators to use in providing opportunities for children to connect with nature on a regular basis.
http://www.back2nature.ca/uncategorized/ready-set-wonder

Les alliés de la Terre, Serge Fortier & Kathia Trottier *Available only in French* http://www.sergefortier.com/vedettes.php?details=14 

How not to teach outdoor education: Montreat College professor Brad Daniel illustrates common teaching mistakes in outdoor education classes  https://vimeo.com/33290984

Apprentissage en plein air: practical guide to encourage students to go outside as well as suggestions to maximize the learning experiences. *Available only in French*  http://greenteacher.com/francais/apprentissage-en-plein-air/ 

Flow Learning: Natural Steps to Natural Awareness: http://www.sharingnature.com/flow-learning/

Raccoon Circles: A guide for Facilitators: http://www.teamworkandteamplay.com/resources/raccooncircles.pdf 

Environmental Learning and Experience: An Interdisciplinary Guide and Video Clips for Teachers
http://www.healthyschoolsbc.ca/program/389/environmental-learning-and-experience-an-interdisciplinary-guide-and-video-clips-for-teachers

Connecting with nature: comprehensive classroom and outdoor lesson plans for teachers of kindergarten through Grade 8. http://getbackoutside.ca/#youth

Countryside Classroom: http://countrysideclassroom.org.uk/resources/library

Riverventure, Classroom Activity: Population Study Game (Oh, Deer!): http://riverventure.org/charleston/resources/pdf/population%20study%20game.pdf

Nature Play & Learning Places: Creating and managing places where children engage with nature: https://natureplayandlearningplaces.org/wp-content/uploads/2014/09/Nature-Play-Learning-Places_v1.2_Sept22.pdf

The NB Playbook: http://www.nbplays.ca/assets/docs/the-playbook.pdf

Active for life: http://activeforlife.com/


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