Teaching STEM Outdoors: Activities for Young Children
Teaching STEM Outdoors: Activities For Young Children
This practical title features activities that nurture young children's innate tendencies toward exploration by blending sensory stimulation with STEM learning in outdoor environments. The title explores the developmental benefits of outdoor experiences and how the rich and random diversity of settings and materials in nature gives rise to deeper learning that sticks. The book helps teachers make connections between nature play, outdoor experiences, and STEM learning through employing children's curiosity as they explore the natural world. Activities are designed for ages 2 to 8.