Outdoor resources and guidance

Here we have listed the resources and guidance for you to read about outdoor spaces please share any good resources you know about at playgrounds@edinburgh.gov.uk.

Scotland’s Outdoor Play & Learning Coalition Position Statement: Inspiring Scotland, Scottish Government

Practical guidance for the design of your outdoor space

Practical guidance for play

Practical guidance for outdoor learning

Practical guidance for open grounds

Guidance for learning outdoors

Guidance for play outdoors

Guidance for wellbeing and the outdoors

Guidance for Early Years

Guidance for school ground design

City of Edinburgh Council Strategy and Design Documents

Research, Studies and Media

Online resources

Royal Horticultural Society’s Campaign for School Gardening