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Location: Montpelier

Training Type: In Person

Total Hours: 6

Cost: Free

Scholarship: No

Contact Information:

(802) 272-6750

Nature Based Learning with Early Learners/Young Children Deb Norris

Special Topics:
Sponsor: Washington County Starting Points: Montpelier
Instructor: Amy Butler

The purpose of this workshop is to apply Vermont Early Learning Standards beyond the classroom, while immersed in and participating with nature as a learning partner. The workshop will provide inquiry-based learning through experiential lessons, activities, and discussions held both indoors and outdoors. Participants will explore, create and experiment within specific nature based lessons. Objectives: Develop an understanding of risks vs. hazards as to prepare for learning outdoors Become familiar with the core routines of an outdoor classroom Feel competent creating and managing a nature immersion curriculum outdoors.

Core Knowledge Area
  • Child Development
  • How We Teach
  • What We Teach
  • Infant/Toddler
  • Preschool/PreK
  • School-Age
Session Dates
Session Times
February 21, 2022
8:00 am - 3:00 pm
Additional Information

Location to be determined. Training is free for ECPN members, $25 for non-members. Email Kathleen for registration form, space is limited.