The Outdoor Classroom
The Children's Garden.
The children help prepare the garden seasonally and tend to the plants.
Working in the earth provides a rich sensory experience. Growing food such as pumpkins, kale and beans for their snacks times is very rewarding for the children.
Playing and exploring in nature is an important part of a child's development.
Providing children an environment in which they can use all their senses
to discover and learn.
Spending time in the local forest gives the children opportunities to explore and learn about the indiginous plants and trees,while practicing respect for our natural environment.
We acknowledge the land on which we respectively live and work on. The unceded and occupied Coast Salish territories, specifically, the ancestral lands of the Lekwungen speaking peoples, the Songhees and Esquimalt Nations, the lands of the W̱SÁNEĆ First Nation.