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Blund

Janson Olstam, Anna (2015) In Diploma work IDEM01 20151
Industrial Design
Abstract
This study implicates research on outdoor pedagogies and a solution to support and extend pre-schools visits in nature environments. Pedagogies where daily activities take place in nature environments is growing among Swedish schools and pre-schools. Research about child development shows that free play outside has a number of positive effects on children’s health and well-being. Nature has proven to be a perfect playground, where the games can take place over varied terrain, and be played both in small and big scale. Unfortunately not every pre-school has a big yard or close to nature. But with trike bicycles or buses, a growing number of day nurseries are taking their children out for nature experiences. The result of this work is a... (More)
This study implicates research on outdoor pedagogies and a solution to support and extend pre-schools visits in nature environments. Pedagogies where daily activities take place in nature environments is growing among Swedish schools and pre-schools. Research about child development shows that free play outside has a number of positive effects on children’s health and well-being. Nature has proven to be a perfect playground, where the games can take place over varied terrain, and be played both in small and big scale. Unfortunately not every pre-school has a big yard or close to nature. But with trike bicycles or buses, a growing number of day nurseries are taking their children out for nature experiences. The result of this work is a portable shelter aimed to prolong the pre-schools time outside with, among other things, a serene sleeping place for the children’s daily nap. (Less)
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author
Janson Olstam, Anna
supervisor
organization
course
IDEM01 20151
year
type
H2 - Master's Degree (Two Years)
subject
keywords
nature, outdoor education, pre-school, shelter, industrial design
publication/series
Diploma work
report number
LUT-DVIDE/EX-10/50133-SE
ISSN
ISRN
language
English
id
5104574
date added to LUP
2015-02-24 15:40:29
date last changed
2015-02-24 15:40:29
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  abstract     = {This study implicates research on outdoor pedagogies and a solution to support and extend pre-schools visits in nature environments. Pedagogies where daily activities take place in nature environments is growing among Swedish schools and pre-schools. Research about child development shows that free play outside has a number of positive effects on children’s health and well-being. Nature has proven to be a perfect playground, where the games can take place over varied terrain, and be played both in small and big scale. Unfortunately not every pre-school has a big yard or close to nature. But with trike bicycles or buses, a growing number of day nurseries are taking their children out for nature experiences. The result of this work is a portable shelter aimed to prolong the pre-schools time outside with, among other things, a serene sleeping place for the children’s daily nap.},
  author       = {Janson Olstam, Anna},
  issn         = {ISRN},
  keyword      = {nature,outdoor education,pre-school,shelter,industrial design},
  language     = {eng},
  note         = {Student Paper},
  series       = {Diploma work},
  title        = {Blund},
  year         = {2015},
}