Wild About Outdoor Learning celebrates and encourages people of all ages in British Columbia to #getOUTdoors and #getINvolved in activities to prompt their general well-being, physical health, mental health, learning about nature and caring for it.
Wild About Outdoor Learning is fully in support of the upcoming
Take Me Outside is one of the partner groups in our network making a difference in the lives of Canadian children. TMO believes in a future where spending time outside learning, playing, and exploring is a regular and significant part of every student’s day. Take Me Outside works collaboratively with other organizations, school boards and individuals to encourage children and youth to spend more time outside through various projects and initiatives. In 2021, 8,900 educators and nearly 400,000 learners across Canada joined in on Take Me Outside Day.
TAKE ME OUTSIDE WEEK
A week of activities, speakers, and events
OCTOBER 17 – 21, 2022
SUPPORT FOR #TMO BY WILD ABOUT OUTDOOR LEARNING
OCTOBER 17, 2022 – Eventbrite ONLINE SESSION
HOST A WILD ABOUT OUTDOOR FESTIVAL IN YOUR COMMUNITY Postponed until a later date / Stay Tuned
OCTOBER 18, 2022 – FEATURING OUTDOOR LEARNING BOOKS
THE BC LITERACY COUNCIL ANNOTATED BIBLIOGRAPHY OF 100 KIDS BOOKS TO USE FOR OUTDOOR LEARNING WILL BE POSTED ON WILD ABOUT OUTDOOR LEARNING BLOG AND POSTED ON INSTAGRAM, TWITTER AND FACEBOOK
OCTOBER 19, 2022 – TAKE ME OUTSIDE DAY
SOCIAL MEDIA BLITZ OF STUDENTS AND EDUCATORS POSTING THEIR OUTDOOR LEARNING ACTIVITIES OF THE DAY.
OCTOBER 20, 2022 – READ ALOUD
OUTDOOR LEARNING BOOKS POSTED ON YOU TUBE: Wild About
OCTOBER 21, 2022 – BLOG POST – CURRICULUM CONNECTIONS TO OUTDOOR LEARNING
By registering for the Take Me Outside for Learning Challenge, you will also receive 20% off Take Me Outside educator apparel, 5% off at the Outdoor Learning Store, along with a chance to win many more prizes from TMO and partners!
Be sure to tag @takemeoutside @wildaboutvan @BCLiteracyCoun1 #getOUTdoors #getINvolved #TMO #TakeMeOutsideDay2022 when you post your outdoor leaning endeavours on social media.