Mrs Davies is our qualified Forest Schools’ Practitioner. She is working with each class to enable all children and staff to have access to the Forest Schools’ Curriculum.
Reception & KS1 2014-15
KS2 Y3/4 and Y5/6 2015-16
This has many benefits:
- Independence in learning
- Personal awareness of health & safety
- Being outdoors- in all weathers
- Appreciation of the environment
- Confidence building
- Team skills
- Learning to manipulate materials and tools safely
These are just a few of the advantages the Forest Schools’ Ethos brings.
We have always used the outdoor environment – this brings an extra dimension!
Read Mrs Davies’ explanation and description of the ethos, history and impact of the Forest Schools education movement for a closer look at the value it brings to our school……Plus some fantastic photos of Forest Schools’ Learning in action!
See document below.