Teach Nature Play

Cool Australia
Educating for a Sustainable future
Learn how to explore the natural world and enjoy the many benefits of being outside through child-led and play-based learning.
Target Audience
Early Childhood Teachers
8 reviews
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Learning Areas

General Description

Get your children outside and enjoying the many benefits of nature play. In this course, you will learn:

- What nature play is and why it’s important.
- How to use a nature play teaching approach.
- How nature play supports the EYLF and NQS.
- How to include nature play in your learning programs.
- How to manage risk and talk to families.

Audience

Early Childhood Teachers

Available Delivery Formats

Format Description

24/7 lifetime course access


IMPORTANT INFORMATION:

- If you have a TTA subscription or membership please ignore the pricing when enrolling. Rest assured if your school has a subscription you will not be charged and for Memberships, your invoice will be adjusted accordingly to reflect your discount.

- If you have no subscription or membership but you are interested in placing a bulk discounted order for a team of teachers see the ONLINE TEAM tab above.

- For more details on our Unlimited Online Subscription packages Click here .

- Money-Back Guarantee – If you complete less than 25% of an online course and aren’t impressed, simply visit tta.edu/go/refund to let us know what happened, and we will cancel your enrolment and provide a full refund.

Teaching Standards

2.1.2 Proficient Level – Content and teaching strategies of the teaching area
3.3.2 Proficient Level – Use teaching strategies
3.4.2 Proficient Level – Select and use resources

Are you in NSW? If so, this is relevant for you

Completing this course will contribute 2 hours of NSW Education Standards Authority (NESA) Registered PD addressing 2.1.2, 3.3.2 & 3.4.2 from the Australian Professional Standards for Teachers towards maintaining Proficient Teacher Accreditation in NSW.

TTA (Teacher Training Australia) is endorsed to provide the NSW Education Standards Authority (NESA) Registered Professional Development for teachers accredited at Proficient and Lead Level Teacher.


This course contributes to 2.0 professional development hours.

Occurrences

  Start Date Location Availability Price    
Enrol Now Now Online Places available $59 + GST Enrol Now

Sessions

Introduction

No duration specified

Get started with your online professional development

The Benefits

No duration specified

Explore the many benefits of nature play.

Types of Nature Play

No duration specified

See the different types of nature play in action.

EYLF and NQS

No duration specified

Identify how nature play supports the EYLF and NQS.

Overcoming Challenges

No duration specified

Manage risk and talk to families about nature play.

Reflection

No duration specified

Reflect on your course learning.

User Rating

4.5

Latest Reviews

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Teach Nature Play - Cool Australia
05/12/2019

Great

Teach Nature Play - Cool Australia
05/12/2019

very helpful lesson about nature play. i will share the lesson with my team and apply the lesson in the class. thank you

Teach Nature Play - Cool Australia
05/12/2019

A high quality resources that is well presented, easy to follow and valuable.

Teach Nature Play - Cool Australia
05/12/2019

the course was relevant to our centre

Teach Nature Play - Cool Australia
05/12/2019

it was a good course

Teach Nature Play - Cool Australia
17/09/2019

the course was relevant to our centre

Teach Nature Play - Cool Australia
17/09/2019

it was a good course

Teach Nature Play - Cool Australia
02/09/2019

Very relevant to early childhood planning and teaching environments


About the team


Cool Australia

Creator

Cool Australia is an award winning not-for-profit dedicated to supporting educators with tools to foster ‘learning for life’. We help integrate topics around sustainability, ethics, economics and wellbeing across the curriculum. This enables teachers of all age groups and disciplines to engage young Aussies in real-life learning whilst achieving Australian Curriculum and Early Years Learning Framework outcomes. Our accredited professional development is designed to build your confidence, understanding and expertise. You will learn through a mixture of practical and thinking activities as well as hearing the stories of others. Plus you will access a range of teaching tools that can you can use straight away in your teaching.