lessons in grass are part of a global movement coordinated by children and nature network
We are one of the 13 organizations from all around the world who take the leading role in the field of outdoor education and greening school grounds. Watch the case study video made by Children and Nature Network about Lessons in Grass.
Introduce the term ‘fractions’ to kids. Split real objects in parts and experience how fractions work.
Let's open a pizzeria and practise fractions ‘at work’. What pizza do you like the best?
Let's get some move and fun into the teaching! The children must jump into the right fraction.
Time and Fractions
Discover the fractions hiding in the clock face.
Create a square metre with your own hands. Measure areas around you in square metres.
Measuring - 1 Are (100 m2)
Try to measure and see how big 1 are really is. Build a measuring device to measure one are.
Outdoor Measuring - Square Decimetre
Make a measuring tool with your own hands. Try guessing and then measuring how big one square decimetre is.
Outdoor Measuring - One Litre
Get a better idea of how ‘big’ one litre is. Use a couple of sticks to gain a better spatial understanding of this unit and experience it first-hand.
A simple guide on what you need to observe snowflakes. Maybe you'll even solve the mystery of their structure.
Ice vs Snow - what drips first?
Find a piece of ice too and let's explore over a flame to see what is going to drip first!
How to practice fractions and stretch our bodies a bit? Use the snow and carve a shape with a stick. The kids divide it according to your instructions and the game can begin!
How much water is in the snow?
How about finding out how much water is there in snow? . Welcome to the Snow Laboratory! 🙂
Seeing frost crystals grow is a great experience; let us advise you on how to grow this fragile beauty yourself!
WINTER OUTDOORS: Gift for animals
Some kids don't like to leave the warmth of home at first, but as it's all about doing good to the animals, they'll be standing ready at the door before you know it.
Cake for animals
Inspiration for creating with snow. Let's prepare a snack for our animal neighbours and have fun outdoors.
Create your own bird theatre and play bird stories.
Discover how and why birds’ beaks vary and what can birds manage with them.
Create your own feather collection, make new feathers and try writing with a quill.
23 outdoor lessons in one e-book. Let children play, explore and marvel!
22 outdoor lessons in one e-book. Let children play, explore and marvel!