Resources and support

Resources and support

Because our mission is to enable every child to benefit from high quality outdoor learning and play, we have developed a range of different ways to share our expertise and experience as widely, and as cost effectively, as possible.

Outdoor Lesson Ideas

We have hundreds of outdoor lesson ideas for outdoor learning, across all stages, many of which are closely linked to the Curriculum for Excellence. You can search for them by keywords and more, or browse all outdoor lesson plans here.

Outdoor Learning and Play advice sheets

Our archive of advice sheets spans every topic on outdoor learning and play in schools. We have many for early years, through primary and secondary. These thought provoking reads also include many links and case studies.


Our YouTube site hosts many useful videos about outdoor learning and play. Visit our SchoolGroundsUK videos here.

Case Studies

Find out what other schools, right across Scotland, have been achieving over the last 15 years in outdoor learning and play.

Pactical toolkits and publications

Our toolkits enable you to tap into the best ideas and advice from our national network and 20 years of experience – all packaged into one neat resource place

Find out more about more about our toolkits and publication

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