Outdoor Learning Center

  • Garden Fun  

     

    Woodland embraces academic excellence, spiritual development, social consciousness, community collaboration, and a positive sense of self. Our Woodland mission is to prepare students to strive for their personal best in many ways. The Outdoor Learning Center provides academic opportunities in:

    • Science - growing environments, engineering, sustainability, and plant life cycles
    • Math - prediction, comparison, spatial reasoning, volume, and measuring
    • Art - design and creating
    • Language Arts - writing poetry and original books, and acting
    • Enterprise - effort, collaboration, sense of accomplishment, and beautification of Woodland

     Creating a beautiful GARDEN builds character, responsibility, and reliability in a joyful learning environment. 

    G – gardening helps children grow a love for and an understanding of the importance of taking care of our earth!

     

    A – all of the senses are involved and sensory learning is memorable learning!

     

    R – roots are the foundation of long lasting and beautiful memories and reminders of children’s time at Woodland.

     

    D – digging, planting, watering, growing, and harvesting teach follow through and dedication.

     

    E – everyone can get involved and working with others builds collaboration and communication skills.

     

    N - being in nature nourishes us spiritually and gives many opportunities to serve others.