Craigavon Park Session Details



Thursday 10-12

Meet at the carpark on Connaught St

Nature Playgroup can include, but not limited to—storytime, art resources, music, risk and challenge, social development, creatvity

Not that any day is ever the same, but a typical day might look like this.


Group session—morning tea and meeting to discuss plans and rules for safety

Activities—depending on what is discussed and planned in meeting this could be large group games or small group activities

Group debrief—discuss what they liked doing—what they want to continue next time. What to bring next time

Facilitators Role:

  • Check area is safe before session
  • Organise group meetings (beginning and end of session)
  • Observe and document learning during the session
  • Plan activities and provide resources

Adults (parents/ grandparents/ caregivers) Role:

  • Join in group activities
  • Observe, supervise children and join in their play when appropriate






Term One Weekly Outline
These plans may change from time to time depending on interests of children, weather etc.

Week 1 - (7 February)  Introductions, safety
Week 2 - (14- February) , Bear Hunt
Week 3 - (21February) Shelter building
Week 4 - (28 February) Forest sculptures
Week 5 - (14 March) Obstacle course
Week 6 - (21 March) Rope spider webs
Week 7 - (28 March ) Easter activities
Week 8 - (4 April) Bug Hunt
Week 9 - (11 April) Nature Collage
Week 10 - (18 April)  Shared Morning tea, Review, Favourite activities of the term