Building Beds Zzzzzz

This week in Forest School, Year 2J took on a challenge; to build a comfy bed suitable to sleep in in the wild. The challenge was split into three parts… Their first challenge was to build a structure that their whole group were able to sit on comfortably… Challenge two; this structure needed to be…

Mud, Minibeasts and Music!

This week in Forest School, R1 learnt how to carry large pieces of wood safely. They learnt how to drag large branches and how team work is important when carrying very large pieces of wood. Inspired by the work of 2J earlier this week, some of the children decided to create their own musical instruments…

Woodland Rock Bands!

This week in Forest School, the children in 2J used natural resources in the school grounds to create their very own rock bands. They created drum kits, guitars, microphones and xylophones. Take a look at their photos and music videos below…

Decorative Dens!

The children in 5F braved the wet, windy weather this week in Forest School and built some dens using natural materials found in our school grounds. Team work was essential, and many groups, towards the end of the session, decided to join forces in order to share their resources and make a super den! Some…

Snails, Slugs and Worms!

A very rainy day again for our children in Reception class this week, but I don’t think they even noticed! Armed with buckets, they went on a mission to find creatures such as snails, slugs and worms that often come out in the rain…

Fire Steel Races and Den Building

This week in Forest School, Years 2J and 1P practised, once again, their flint and steel skills. They encouraged each other and gave each other tips and by the end of the session, every child was able to confidently create a spark using a flint and steel. The children then took part in The Flint and Steel…