Embracing Child-Led Play: Why Letting Kids Take the Lead is Vital for Their Development

Have you ever stopped to think about how much unstructured time your child has in a day? Or have you ever come across activities for your kids that are truly child-led and unstructured? Chances are, in today’s fast-paced world, such opportunities are few and far between. But here’s the thing: they’re incredibly important for your …

What is Forest/Bush School? & Why should I get my kids involved?

I frequently get asked questions like, “What is Forest School or Bush Kindy?” Today, I’d like to shed more light on the concept of Bush Kindy or Bush/Forest School. In Australia, it often goes by the names ‘Bush School’ or ‘Nature School,’ while globally, it’s more commonly known as ‘Forest School.’ Picture this: instead of …

Let Them Play: The Case for Delaying School Start

Today, I want to talk about a topic that’s important to me as a school teacher who’s committed to preserving the natural world and nurturing our children: when to send your little ones off to school. It’s time we start to question the traditional beliefs surrounding early school enrollment. In our fast-paced society, it’s easy …

Nurturing Fearless Explorers: Embracing Risky Play with Our Beloved Kids

The ‘Be Careful’ Conundrum Picture this: It’s a sunny afternoon, and your child is standing at the edge of the playground, eying the monkey bars with a mix of excitement and uncertainty. You’re tempted to shout out, “Be careful!” But hold on, what if there’s a better way to approach this? Today, let’s chat about …

Sensory adventures

Step Outside and Play! Embrace the Magic of Sensory Adventures with Your Kids! Are you ready to embark on a fantastic journey filled with joy, wonder, and endless giggles? It’s time to take your little explorers outside to experience the beauty of nature’s sensory wonderland! 🌿 Did you know that sensory play is like a …

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