Forest School Category

Year 1 Collages

The children had brought into school lots of autumn natural materials as part of their homework, on our walk to forest school the children collected more things that they found on the ground.  The children talked about the items that they had collected. We had a good variety of leaves, berries, nuts and seeds.  Using these […]

Signs of Autumn

This week in Forest School we have been observing the weather and recording it.  The season is turning into Autumn and we looked for signs of Autumn around the school grounds using  a spotter sheet. By looking around the school we found lots of signs of Autumn Including Ivy buds which are so important to […]

Last day in the woods

A final fire with chocolate and marshmallow sandwiches, lots of fun and games. We enjoyed making tree spirits.  

In the woods day 4

Steve and Amy came to visit today. They told traditional tales around the fire that Steve taught us how to light. Followed by learning to drum. We cooked ourselves sausages, baked potatoes and beans and for pudding we had bananas and chocolate. Delicious.

Pond dipping

Today we have been pond dipping and classifying our findings. We caught lots of different creatures.

Gadebridge Park Trip – Year 6

Today the year 6 children went to Gadebridge Park for the day. Everyone had a great time and even went in the river!

Day 2 in the woods

    We made puppets using natural materials, shelter building and bug hunting      

We are having fun too

Year 6 in the Forest School We started our day by having a treasure hunt around the school, following cryptic clues to lead us to the where the treasure was located.  Pond dipping and make boats, will the float or sink?  We will find out later in the week.    

Learning how seeds grow

Today we in year 1 & 2, we looked at how are seeds are growing. All our seeds have germinated. However our seeds in the soil are growing much better. We measured and recorded our findings.

Five little speckled frogs

Five little speckled frogs sat on a speckled log Eating some most delicious bugs Yum yum One jumped into the pool Where it was nice and cool And what did we find?