Dr. Mark Tremblay of Canada’s HALO Research talks to Prof. John Reilly of the University of Strathclyde and Rachel Cowper of Inspiring Scotland about how, counter to to popular belief, it is safer for children to be outdoors than indoors.
This video is part of a series on the health crisis faced by young children around the world due to high sedentary behaviour. Â And also looks at the enormous benefits to health and well-being, as well learning and emotional development, of active outdoor play for children.
Time to embrace winter weather! This week’s guest blog is from Dr Claire Warden from Mindstretchers Academy. In this blog Dr Claire shares how she believes embracing winter can bring about many new opportunities for outdoor play and learning as well as some top tips on keeping warm and dry. An interesting and informativeRead More
Taking home-schooling outdoors! Top Tips for Incorporating Outdoor learning into your home-schooling schedule! Once again we all find ourselves in the midst of another lockdown with the prospect of becoming â€˜teacherâ€™ as well as parent again seeming rather daunting to many of us. But fear not the Thrive Outdoors team are on hand withRead More
Part of Thrive Outdoors downloadable series of resources developed to support outdoor play. Snow ActivitiesÂ Looking for something fun and outdoors to do with the kids this weekend? A chance to get outdoors and have some fun with these easy and simple snow themed activities.Read More