ABOUT THE COURSE
An experience day for teachers, early years practitioners and parents to give a taste of the Forest School approach to learning in our beautiful woodland site in the Hampshire South Downs. Have a go at fire lighting, den building, tool use, plus other woodland crafts and activities. Find out how Forest School supports children and adults of all abilities to learn in the outdoors.
THE COURSE WILL GIVE YOU
- An understanding of the ethos behind the Forest School principles
- A chance to try your hand at a range of skills and activities in an outdoor environment
THIS COURSE IS SUITABLE FOR
Suitable for individuals wanting to find out more about Forest School and/or considering embarking on Forest School Leader training.
WHAT TO BRING/WEAR
- Packed lunch
- Sturdy footwear (walking boots or wellies), waterproofs and warm layers.
- Be prepared to spend the whole day in the woods.
ABOUT THE TUTOR
Polly Whyte is a Level 3 qualified Forest School leader with years of experience leading outdoor education and Forest School programmes, working with a whole range of ages and abilities.