Loose Parts Nature Play Kits with a Social Emotional Twist

Sarae Pacetta: “When I think about loose parts and the personal/emotional aspects of SEL I think about: – agency (I can come up with my own ideas and make them happen) – creativity (I can make) Something new and interesting!) – problem solving (this isn’t what I thought would happen / This didn’t work…) –Continue reading “Loose Parts Nature Play Kits with a Social Emotional Twist”

Deconstructive Play

I’m at the Leadership Institute National Conference organized by Nature Explore and The Outdoor Classroom Project! I’m cohosting a deconstructive play session with Heather Fox from Nature Explore–lots of connected loose parts concepts and options. I’ll add pictures after our sessions! Let us know how you see deconstruction in your space. Resources: Loose Parts NatureContinue reading “Deconstructive Play”

Welcome to Loose Parts Nature Play!

Welcome! Glad to have you join us online. For a more dynamic experience, you might enjoy my Facebook group, Loose Parts Play, or my podcast, Loose Parts Nature Play. Obviously, I love loose parts and nature-based education, though I also do plenty with STEM as well. Check out my coauthored book, Loose Parts Learning inContinue reading “Welcome to Loose Parts Nature Play!”