Elements Natural Learning

Elements Natural Learning

Auckland, New Zealand / I am passionate about giving rich and varied early years experiences. I am inspired by colourful images, tall tales and the great outdoors. Enjoy!
Elements Natural Learning
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Free vowel sound desk reference sheet! Helpful for teaching vowel sound phonics.

Teach Your Child to Read - FREE Vowel Sounds Cheat Sheet. Helpful to refer to when teaching kids the sounds vowels make in words. - Give Your Child a Head Start, and.Pave the Way for a Bright, Successful Future.

Last year we redesigned our patio area. It was originally our swing set area that we converted to a patio and it’s been our go-to place to hang out when we’re outside. Click here to see all the det…

I feel like summer’s finally here and I’m looking forward to hanging outside, longer days, fewer kids’ activities and no school! I’ve been working on redoing our patio – or…


Michelle Thornhill If your child loves: (S)He may be exploring Loose Parts and Intelligent Playthings Categorized By Schema Loose Parts

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Hoyle’s book has arrived and I’ve finished it already. It is extraordinarily interesting to see how an astronomer collides with the unconscious and especially with the Ufo problem. ~Carl Jung, Letters Vol.

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School Risk Assessment Template

A useful risk assessment template that could be used in a school or early years setting. It may be particularly useful for Forest School / outdoor activities

Continuous Provision: Construction and Small World

Tes provides a range of primary and secondary school teaching resources including lesson plans, worksheets and student activities for all curriculum subjects.

Continuous Provision: Sand and Water

Continuous Provision chart for Sand and Water area, including key learning objectives, resources and vocabulary. Based on 2012 ELGs.


EYFS in the Moment Planning – Child Initiated Play & Learning