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A Practitioner’s Guide: The joy of wintertime outdoor play - Inspiring Scotland


A Practitioner’s Guide: The joy of wintertime outdoor play


Time to embrace winter weather!

This week’s guest blog is from Dr Claire Warden from Mindstretchers Academy. In this blog Dr Claire shares how she believes embracing winter can bring about many new opportunities for outdoor play and learning as well as some top tips on keeping warm and dry.

An interesting and informative read on the joys of embracing winter weather.




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