Creating the Natural Outdoor Classroom

Creating the Natural Outdoor Classroom - $0 ( $0)


0.2 CEUs

At the end of this 2-hour training, students will be able to create a more natural kind of outdoor environment that includes different colors, sounds, textures, and scents. Students will be able to identify what children might discover, learn, and experience in a natural play environment. Students will also develop a strategy for enlisting family members and staff to create a more natural outdoor learning environment. This course is free for all Child Care Providers.

Objectives / Learning Outcomes:
By the end of this training, the learner will be able to:
  1. Participants will be able to recognize the benefits of an outdoor classroom.
  2. Participants will be able to demonstrate an understanding of how to create a natural outdoor environment that includes different colors, sounds, textures, and scents
  3. Participants will be able to identify resources to help children discover, learn, and experience in a natural play environment.
Learning Methodology: Online material will be presented in the form of slides, accompanied with speech. Videos will be used to demonstrate ideas and concepts. Charts and tables will be used for illustration.

Assessment: Learners will be assessed through questions after every section is completed. Learners will not be allowed to proceed to the next section of the training until all questions have been answered correctly. Learners will be presented with a final test composed of at least 50 questions at the end of the training. Learners will need to complete the test with a minimum of 80% correctly answered questions. Upon successful completion of the training, learners will receive their certificate by email.

Core of Knowledge Awarded:
To be awarded the core of knowledge hours, learners must pay in full for the class, view all material, pass all review questions, and final test.
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Payment Policy:
Payments need to be made in full. No refunds will be issued after starting the class.
Please read carefully:

This is an online class that includes online assessments. Your certificate will be emailed to you once you pass the final exam with a passing grade of 80%.

Your certificate will bear the name you provided to us when you signed up. To successfully complete this online training, you need a computer with internet connection running Google Chrome web browser. You will also need speakers or headphones to hear the videos and speech accompanied with the content. For support and questions regarding the material presented in this class please contact us at onlineservices@childcareed.com. Please consult our frequently asked questions page for other questions or feel free to contact us.