The lesson “The Outdoor Environment: Designing for Learning” by the Virtual Lab School is a great interactive resource to learn how to create the best outdoor space for your child. It begins by reviewing the various benefits of outdoor play for school-age children, such as better physical health, stress relief, and greater creativity. Then, the resource highlights different considerations to take when designing a safe outdoor space. The article also discusses ways to change an outdoor learning area to ensure a well-rounded learning experience for your child. For example, it distinguishes how to create a quiet space in comparison to a physical space or nature area. Additionally, this resource contains videos of training and curriculum specialists who explain their approach to creating outdoor learning environments. All of this great information provided by the Virtual Lab School is linked below!