We are now enjoying regular Forest School sessions, learning new skills, working together and developing our site.
Forest School 2017 is now in full swing.
Forest School children have been involved in designing a garden for the new show home on the St Modwen Homes Estate. The winning team will visit the site and help to bring their design to life as the garden to the show house.
We have enjoyed making fairy houses and plan to sell these later this spring.
Using a sheath knife to carve homegrown pumpkins.
Year 1 at Forest School
Forest School plant sale.
Pancakes cooked over the campfire.
Orienteering around the Forest School site.
Pumpkins grown and carved at Forest School.
Campfire cooking at Forest School, we enjoyed hotdogs and fried onions. Followed by rhubarb grown on the site and custard! Yummy.
We have been learning about the safe siting, lighting and extinguishing of fires.
Enjoying a well deserved hot chocolate!
Our seeds are now in and we are hoping to grow a variety of crops this year;
Pumpkins, peas, beetroot, carrots, courgettes and radishes.
We have been learning tool talks and the safety procedures for the bow saw, loppers, bill hook and sheath knife.
At Forest School we made Mayan warrior masks using mud and natural materials. In the process we also became mud warriors!!!
Science at Forest School.
Exploring the digestive system using natural materials.
Forest School Gallery
The second section of the Forest School site.
Thanks to my willing helpers!
The site is ready to be used!
What a magical place to learn.
Have you heard of the Danesmoor Dragon?
Who cares if it's raining?
Smiles for everyone.
Such great Diddy People houses.
We are learning to tie different knots.
With our skills we will soon be building shelters.