Rumbalara Environmental Education Centre

Telephone02 4324 7200

Email rumbalara-e.school@det.nsw.edu.au

Learning outside the classroom

The lives of children today are very different with more screen time and less time spent outdoors.

Schools can help re-connect students by integrating curriculum and outdoor activites. The research below shows that time in nature benefits children intellectual and social devlopment.

Research

Activities for school nature trails

Birds

Biodiversity

Maths in the environment

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