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Working with Students in the Outdoors


Teaching in the outdoors can be an incredibly rewarding experience for educators, and it is a terrific way to reach and teach all students. By using nature as your classroom, you will help your students make a connection with the natural world while making your lessons hands-on and fun.

Of course, there are things to be considered when teaching outdoors that you might not encounter in the classroom.

Please use the rest of this section Tips for Teaching Outdoors and Field Trips & Safety Tips to find tips and safety considerations that will help you be a success in your new classroom the natural world.

Students working outdoors