Teaching Resources

Below you will find a selection of resources available, this is by no means an exhaustive list… if you find resources you think should be listed please get in touch.

Free Printable Resources – practical tasks

Resources To Purchase – practical tasks

Websites to Gather Ideas

Story Books to use as a basis for Outdoor Learning Lessons/ Projects / Residentials

Navigation & Orienteering

Fire & Cooking on Fire

Free Printable Resources – practical tasks

Woodland Trust – here

Learning Through Landscapes – here

Scottish Natural Heritage – here


Resources to Purchase – practical tasks

Outdoor Learning Cards – here

Environmental Learning Cards – here

The Stick Book


Websites to Gather Ideas

Outdoor Learning Directory – link

Institute for Outdoor Learning – link

Project Wild Thing – film

Creative STAR – link


Story Books to use as a basis for Outdoor Learning Lessons/ Projects / Residentials

The Lost Words

The Explorer

The Snow Child


Navigation & Orienteering

ELC School & Local Area Maps – here (contact ELC OLS for password)

Teaching Orienteering 1 Course Resources – here (contact ELC OLS for password)

Teaching Navigation Books – here

Mountain Training Books – here


Fire & Cooking on Fire