Claire Warden: Learning with nature – Wind

By Dr Claire Warden



National Quality Standard
QA1Educational program and practice
QA2Children’s health and safety
QA3Physical environment
Australian Professional Standards for Teachers
3Plan for and implement effective teaching and learning


Dr Claire Warden
Claire Warden is one of the world’s leading consultants and writers on the use of consultative methods in education, particularly for her Nature Pedagogy Approach.


Fifth in the ’Learning with nature’ series, this modules is apt for early childhood professionals who are interested in incorporating experiences and learning opportunities for children around the properties of air and wind. This is an introductory module and does not need any prerequisite knowledge of the topic.

In this course you will learn how to:

  • understand how to teach children about the properties of air, specifically wind, to enhance their learning journeys
  • explain and justify the inclusion of wind in nature-based programs
  • apply the 10 things you’ve learnt about wind to improve the quality of your interaction with children.


Duration: 1 hour