Virtual Schoolbag (VSB)

30 Apr 2018
Governors, headteachers of all schools
For information
Citywide Alliance Schools Training- EYFS Continuous Provision in the Outdoor Learning Environment course - New Autumn Date

EYFS Continuous Provision in the  Outdoor Learning Environment:

Day 1- Tuesday 25th September 2018-9.30–12.15 at Newick Teaching School

Day 2- Tuesday 9th October 2018-09.30–12.15 at Newick Teaching School

This course will be led by Claire Green- EYFS Teacher and Senior Leader of Education and will be run over two half day sessions with an interim task for you to complete in your setting.

The cost of this course is £150* for both half day sessions (to include all refreshments)  *We offer a 10% Early Bird Discount rate for full day and half day course bookings made more than four weeks prior to a course date.  

This course will provide practitioners with the opportunity to develop their knowledge and understanding of quality continuous provision in the outdoor learning environment. We will be looking at how you can develop and enhance your current outdoor area to ensure pupils make progress in all areas of development. There will be an opportunity to explore a range of activities that are practical and cost effective for settings. We will discuss how the characteristics of effective learning can be observed and supported by adults; particularly encouraging pupils to take risks in their learning.

 The outcomes of this course are to gain:

  • An understanding of how to provide effective continuous provision in the outdoor learning environment that reflects all areas of learning
  • Knowledge of activities and resources that can be used in the outdoor environment particularly in Literacy, Mathematics and Physical Development
  • Greater understanding of the skills needed for adults to effectively support pupils in their learning in the outdoor environment

 To view details of all courses and to make a booking, please visit website  and follow the online instructions.


Amy Hobbs-Boyd
Citywide Alliance Schools Training Newick Teaching School

Phone: Mondays 01825 723377 ext 109