Forest school

Forest school is a unique, inspirational and most importantly an enjoyable provision where children are encouraged to lead their own learning. The forest school ethos stretches far beyond the classroom and encapsulates the whole child, their needs, interests and passions. Children are encouraged to value, respect  and learn from nature, through play, creativity and exploration.


Key benefits of forest school include:

  • compassion
  • risk taking
  • challenge
  • exploration
  • problem solving
  • observation 
  • creativity
  • relationships
  • confidence
  • resilience
  • perseverance 
  • empathy