Creating a diverse outdoor space

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How to create your activity zones

Open space

Group gathering area

Natural learning area

Water area


Area with loose materials

Active play area

Wild garden

Growing garden

Social spaces

Enclosed quiet space

These are just some of the spaces and activities that we think can create a diverse and wonderful outdoor landscape. There are so many ideas online and we’d love to hear from you and share the great things you’re doing in our blog. You can check out some of the great online resources here.