Delia is a pediatric Occupational Therapist. I met her several years ago at a homeschool event. She is a popular workshop speaker in our area for the wonderful insight on helping children get the most out of body movements and learning. Delia is a homeschool mother herself of four children and provides a unique perspective from her experiences.
1:12 Delia’s introduction
1:52 The quiet alert state.
2:45 Why is this important in learning?
5:27 How do you believe children can achieve the quiet alert state in nature?
8:21 Technology usage and its affect on children.
11:56 Simple activities in nature.
14:33 Benefits of outdoor activities
17:20 Are we too protective in an outdoor environment?
18:52 How to use local parks for muscle building.
You can connect with Deila directly at her website The Homeschool OT.
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