Nursery and Pre-School

Forest School

  • All ages

Forest School is an inspirational process of learning in a natural environment that develops confidence and self esteem in the very young to the very not so young.

Learning through natural discovery

Forest school learning is very hands on natural way of learning in the great outdoors.

It allows children to evaluate risk which is a very useful tool as they move into adulthood, they can explore freely, and challenge themselves.

It gives every child the chance to discover and build positive relationships.

Key Areas and attributes of Forest School Learning

All children are

  • equal, unique and valuable
  • competent to explore & discover
  • entitled to experience appropriate risk and challenge
  • entitled to choose, and to initiate and drive their own learning and development
  • entitled to experience regular success
  • entitled to develop positive relationships with themselves and other people
  • entitled to develop a strong, positive relationship with their natural world

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