Do your children love learning outdoors? Have you been able to take their learning outside during the home-schooling period of lockdown?
We’ve been hunting for bugs and collecting things in the garden quite a lot over the last few weeks. Recently we’ve been using a range of outdoor learning tools to help us.
One of those is a fully functional microscope designed for little hands! The GeoSafari Jr. My First Microscope is the ideal first microscope for any preschool child. Two large eye pieces eliminate the need for a child to close one eye when viewing through the microscope. A focus adjuster enables simple focusing to ensure objects appear the right way up and are leftright corrected. Featured LED light allows for enhanced viewing of small details.
- The chunky design makes this perfect as a child’s first microscope
- Early learning microscope is easy-to-use
- First years microscope features two large eye pieces, eliminating the need to close one eye
- Easy-to-use microscope includes knob for simple focusing
- LED light enhances viewing of small details
- 8x magnification
- Includes instructions
- Requires 3 AAA batteries, not included
You can be in with a chance of winning one of these super microscopes to aid home-learning . All you have to do is complete the easy widget below.
UK entrants only please.
Good luck!Win a GeoSafari Jr. My First Microscope to help with outdoor learning
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Yes, they’ve been doing lots.
No they’ve been doing most of it indoors but they have been going for a walk most days for ‘PE’ to get some exercise.
yes lots, we have been gardening and making homemade bird food!
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Nature watching and basic garden games – hopsvotch is fun
Yes when the weather has been good. We have done bug hunts and looked at habitats.
lots of games and busy in the veggie patch
Yes lots of exploring and walks!
No outdoor learning but they’ve learned about the outdoors indoors
My children aren’t very outdoorsy but the did help me work planting vegetables in the garden and looking after the growing plants.
Yes! My son has really started getting in to gardening, started to grow his own vegetables which he is loving!
Yes, with the weather being so great, it has been ideal for doing some gardening, crafting, bird feeding and watching and fun games.
Yes they have been planting seeds and watching them grew. They also made bird feeders out of plastic milk containers
My daughter has been helping with renovating the garden and learning a lot about plants
My sister and I took my niece down to the local field to see soe baby badger cubs enjoying the sunshine. We also went down to the local brook and saw some crayfish.
not much as we dont have a garden but would love to win this prize
They have been learning a lot about nature,especially garden birds.
learning a lot about nature
Lots! Utilised the weather to do a lot of home schooling in the garden plus we have had a project building an eco shed
Lots of learning in the woods
Have your children been doing much outdoor learning in lockdown?
yes at every opportunity
Very little as we have a tiny garden and live in a city
Unfortunately no outdoor learning for us as we have no garden
Yes, the youngest has been playing with homemade STEM games on the patio and going on a long walk every day to find bugs and get some fresh air.
We’ve spent a little time walking and learning the names of plants that grow near the river and the birds that are flying and swimming, as well as other wildlife in the area which we’ve been learning about xx
We have been small trips to the park for learning which they enjoyed.
Yes, we’ve built vegetables planters and grown loads of veggies with them!
My granddaughter has been growing some plants from seed, and has also done several “wildlife surveys” which mostly feature invertebrates as my daughter’s back garden is very small. Hopefully now she can continue doing outdoor activities in her local park.
Fantastic Prize ? keeping my fingers crossed ?
no we have done more indoor activities, we dont have a garden which ob makes it more difficult! x
We’ve been exploring a broken tree trunk. This microscope is a great idea to look at it in more detail! And love all the ideas and activities in the comments above. We’ll be sure to try some of them this week.
What a brilliant idea – we will have to try that one thanks!
Yes lots! We’ve done lots of nature walks and scavenger hunts, as well as games and obstacle courses! It’s been fun and we’ve been so lucky with the weather.
we have being doing a daily walk just to get out
The boys have been doing a lot of their indoor stuff outdoors as well as the usual outdoor activities
My grandchildren have spent lots of time outdoors!
Yes outside in the garden in the afternoons
They have spent some time outside but not as much as I would like.
My two great-nieces have been doing lots. My children are grown up.
My grandchildren have been able to get outside when the weather is fine but for the last few days it has rained solidly so they have had to stay indoors.
Yes as much as possible, lots of nature studies
I have to say most of the learning has been done indoors, when were out he’s generally playing on swings, or in the paddling pool. Although we do like to should sums out at each other whilst were gardening/playing.
Nope, none at all. Hqrd enough to get them to do school work indoors!
None at all. They spend a lot of time outside but no learning – just play.
We’ve been spotting animals on our walks growing, plants from seed and measuring them weekly
There has been plenty of chance to enjoy some water play and learning with the nice weather.
Some nature walks spotted deer in nearby woods lots of garden play
Nature trails, gardening, baking and lots and lots of woodland walks!
My granddaughter would rather be playing outside than indoors – trampoline, paddling pool and walking in the woods
We’ve been outside in the garden as much as possible. As a family, we’ve particularly enjoyed tracking the ISS and watching the Starlink satellites at night.
Yes when the weather has been permitting, going for our walks, the kids love nature,so always finding new things to see and asking many questions, which i cant answer but we look up together when we get home,
Yes my boys love anything outdoors! The especially love looking for different types of bugs.
Yes he loves being outdoors & is learning about the things we find on the beach
Yes we have been gardening and exploring on our walks
Mine has been trying to identify different types of birds that have been coming to the bird bath and bird feeder
My nephews have x
Yes we love to extend our learning to the outdoors ?
Yes, learning a lot about nature and plants
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