Nurturing in children a sense of self, a passion for learning, community, and childhood.
Outdoor Preschool

The Field & Forest Outdoor Preschool offers a unique program based on the German Forest Garden approach. Children are immersed in nature, the perfect setting to meet their developmental needs as they explore, create, and learn.

Field & Forest Outdoor Preschool
A completely outdoor program designed for Preschool age children
  • Serving ages 3 to 5
Field & Forest Outdoor Preschool offers a unique program based on the German Forest Garden approach. The preschool experience encourages and inspires children through positive outdoor experiences. 

At Field & Forest Outdoor Preschool, children participate in engaging and motivating tasks and activities in an outdoor environment. These experiences allow children opportunities to develop intrinsic motivation, and grow both emotionally and socially.


Budding Naturalists
Field & Forest's outdoor program designed for Primary age children
  • Serving ages 5 to 7
A completely outdoor program designed for Primary age children. Each day includes discovery-based science and nature awareness, hands-on complex constructions and community building. Children build shelters, journal about discoveries and ideas, play, tell stories, read books, learn about fire safety, and track animals, with nature as their classroom. Teachers support children's interests, autonomy and community.






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Join the fun!  Children are outside daily where we explore nature, colors, shapes, patterns, hear stories, play and learn together.  We do not show videos, television or movies ever!  Our beautiful 5-acre wooded setting is amazing - and the ever-changing landscape is our playground!

September through May, rain or shine!

Questions?  Please contact us at outdoorprograms@the-attic.org
or call 425-424-0800