Emergent Curriculum: Finding Wonder & Joy in the Natural World- Gail Molenaar

Wondering about emergent learning and how to facilitate in the outdoors? Come on a journey and awaken your senses to see what children see, hear and feel when immersed in the natural world. Learn to release control, let kids take risk and find adventure in the wildest spaces! Bring your camera, phone or iPad to document learning.

Workshop Time: Saturday Morning and repeated Saturday Afternoon

Group that this workshop is best suited for: Preschool to 9

Presenter Bio:

Gail Molenaar– BA, RECE,
Gail is a passionate educator who connects nature and self-regulation. She is a practicing Forest and Nature School Practitioner, facilitator of nature learning and Shanker Self-Reg™️ consultant.
She graduated with honours in ECE from Georgian College and has an undergraduate in psychology from Lakehead University and has the privilege of being an independent Early Years consultant/presenter.

She also works as a Kindergarten educator and is a member of the CCCF, the ORA, the AECEO, COEO and is passionate about all things Early Years.  She is inspired by Malaguzzi, Hawkins, Dr. Peter Gray and Dr. Stuart Shanker, but mostly by Mother Nature and children themselves!

You can find her at:

Twitter- @Rylone3 

Facebook page – Wander Wild Wonder

Instagram-  @wanderwildwonder1

Blog page- www.wanderwildwonder.com