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Thursday, February 27 • 9:00am - 10:00am
Forest and Adventure Play: Using Nature to Support Student Success

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Taking students outside, from the schoolyard to a forest-like setting, can help with self-regulation, academic achievement, growth mindset and physical literacy. This session will address how teachers can get their students outside and learning, from mindfulness activities, physical endeavors, inquiry projects and risky play. Perfect for teachers in early learning, and elementary school, you will be provided with a variety of diverse ideas to support your outdoor programming.


Sara Kovick & Dallyce Seutter

Sara Kovick and Dallyce Seutter run a Forest School program out of St. Teresa of Calcutta School for preschool to Grade 6. This inner city urban environment is located right next to Edmonton's River Valley, where students spend time pursuing inquiry projects around nature and the... Read More →

Thursday February 27, 2020 9:00am - 10:00am MST
(Westin - British Columbia Room)