Students are asked to go outside to observe the nature they see around them and then record it with a few simple games and activities.
The lesson plan helps develop their ideas by producing pictures and poems inspired by their outdoor experience.
Found Words is a young person’s answer to ‘The Lost Words’. This beautiful book by Robert Macfarlane and Jackie Morris sparked a lockdown project to encourage young people outside and then create beautiful work inspired by what they saw around them.
The results were so lovely, we asked some of the writers to became Eden Ambassadors and create instructions for you to follow.
Writing and drawing materials
Somewhere safe to sit outside and some time to develop their ideas inside