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My name is Elizabeth Rayl, and I am going to be bringing practical talk about how to bring nature into your classroom and your classroom into nature with outdoor learning. I am a wife, mom of three, and an early childhood outdoor learning teacher. I am going to be bringing you tips, tricks, and practical ways to bring your joy and calm back to teaching.

Teaching Comes Alive Outside with Elizabeth Rayl Elizabeth Rayl

    • Education
    • 5.0, 17 Ratings

My name is Elizabeth Rayl, and I am going to be bringing practical talk about how to bring nature into your classroom and your classroom into nature with outdoor learning. I am a wife, mom of three, and an early childhood outdoor learning teacher. I am going to be bringing you tips, tricks, and practical ways to bring your joy and calm back to teaching.

    Toddlers And Outdoor Learning With Special Guest, Stephanie McKinstry

    Toddlers And Outdoor Learning With Special Guest, Stephanie McKinstry

    I am so pumped to have Stephanie Mckinstry as a guest! She is the owner of The Caterpillar Clubhouse Childcare where my 3 year old attends. We chat about her childcare, being a mom, and how outdoor learning has changed her focus.  We touch on how...her...

    • 53 min
    My Back To School Covid Classroom Plan

    My Back To School Covid Classroom Plan

    I am going to get raw and real and talk about my beginning plans for creating my Covid Classroom. Back to school in general is a stressful, exciting, exhausting, and exhilarating time.  But this year it is heavy.  It feels heavy with all the unknowns,...

    • 24 min
    Let them Climb And Save Your Sanity

    Let them Climb And Save Your Sanity

    We are continuing our “Let them series”  and going to dig into why we let kids climb and how to do it safely! I will dig into...The top 10 reasons why we should let kids climbTeaching them how to keep themselves safe. My climbing expectations for my...

    • 19 min
    Let Kids Spin And Roll To Grow Their Brains And More

    Let Kids Spin And Roll To Grow Their Brains And More

    We are diving into why we should let kids spin and roll and the big work they are doing.  Kids brains are messy, growing, and making connections. I am going to break down what it is and how we can trust our kids and grow their brains.We are going to...

    • 18 min
    Let Kids Get Dirty To Keep Them Healthy

    Let Kids Get Dirty To Keep Them Healthy

    We are going to dive into getting dirty and why kids need this now more than ever!  When given the choice, kids will jump in puddles almost every time.  I'll break down...The science supporting that dirt helps keep us healthy. The side effects of kids...

    • 13 min
    5 Easy Ways To Create An Outdoor Learning Space

    5 Easy Ways To Create An Outdoor Learning Space

    We are going to dive into 5 easy ways for anyone to create an outdoor learning space with any budget.  Every space offers something, so you can get outside either in your back yard, balcony, outside your classroom, or somewhere in between with today's...

    • 40 min

Customer Reviews

5.0 out of 5
17 Ratings

17 Ratings

mmstout ,

Preschool teacher

I love learning from your knowledge and expertise! So glad you are sharing.

VelvetOwl ,

This lady is doing things right!

What better time to get our kids outside! Elizabeth makes education fun! Love her personality!!!

JenIURocks! ,

Awesome!

Wonderful information for teachers and parents.

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