Outdoor Play and Learning

WHAT IS Outdoor Play and Learning?

Following the initiatives by OPAL (Outdoor Play & Learning), a program sponsored by TDSB in partnership with The Transform lab, your School Advisory Council and teacher are supporting more outdoor play and and learning at John English. It focuses on open ended play with the guiding principles of creating safe, inclusive fun environments for our kids. You can learn more from TDSB about the program HERE

Loose Parts

At John English SAC is focused on the loose parts initiative. Loose parts for outdoor play creates an open ended choose your own adventure for children to learn and explore and is a fantastic way to promote imagination, ingenuity and fun while learning

How can you help?

The School Advisory Council is on the look out for loose parts! safe, fun items such as water tables, mud kitchen items and more. If you have something to donate please reach out to sacinfo@johnenglish.ca and we would love to include your loose parts for our students at John English!