Support materials

A photo of two boys using a magnifying glass to examine a nut in the woods

These materials are intended to give you ideas and inspiration for teaching, to help you plan and prepare and to provide you with the raw materials to create interesting and enagaging resources and activities for your learners.

Sharing practice

Examples of how establishments have developed their own outdoor learning experiences.

Useful organisations

Links to organisations with a role in outdoor learning.


Resources to help you plan and prepare for positive outdoor learning experiences.


A variety of reports examining different aspects and the impact of outdoor learning

Latest outdoor learning posts on Education Scotland's learning blog

All outdoor learning posts