Environmental learning is an effective way f helping learners to connect to the world around them. It helps learners get to know about the natural surroundings and the built surroundings. There are many benefits associated with students learning about life, whether in class or outside the classroom. One of the ways in which the students benefit is that imagination and enthusiasm are heightened. Environmental education is engaging, and it gives the students the ability to be enthusiastic in what they are doing. That helps to raise the spits of the learners and to help them become more ambitious in what they are doing. The learners get an opportunity to apply what they learn into what they see every day.
At the same time this kind of education helps the student to feel part of the surrounding. It also makes it easy for them to understand the connection between the social, economic and cultural issues. It places the learners in a better position to understand what happens economically, socially and also in the cultural circles.
It is also a way of enhancing both critical and creative thinking. The two of them are very critical in a day to day operations. It gives the students an ability to research to know what happens and why. It is responsible for bringing out a generation of informed workers, consumers and decision makers. Also it creates a generation of people who before making conclusions will first analyze all possibilities and causes of the happenings. It is the one that I responsible for making a generation of great thinkers and people who have to know the cause of things other than dealing with the symptoms.
One good thing is that the learning methods help reach the standards for learning both for the national and the state. It makes learning better because of relating it with the daily happenings. It brings the daily happenings with one level with what the students are learning. By integrating classroom with the surrounding you make things better for the learner. It makes them appreciate what happens around them a lot.
Also through this method of learning healthy lifestyles are encouraged. People learn better when they relate to what they are learning. This kind of learning is an excellent way of ensuring kids do not suffer depression or obesity. It also helps them to learn about proper nutrition. It also presents an opportunity to strengthen communities. When those who are learning to go out for environment studies they also touch the community. That is why the learning is beneficial to both those who are learning and people around them.