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Forest School Blog

Every week, pupils spend time outside the classroom with the Forest School teacher. This blog will be updated regularly to share some of their exciting learning.

November 2017

  • 30/11/17

    Year 1 - Wednesday 29th November

    Today we made Rudolf the Red Nose Reindeer and decorated a Christmas tree.       
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  • 30/11/17

    Year 5 - Wednesday 29th November

    Today we lit our own fires with flints and steel.  It was tricky with cold hands but in the end we all did it!  We cooked lots of food over a real fire, the popcorn really popped!     
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  • 23/11/17

    Year 5 - Thursday 22nd November

    Today, we built emergency shelters out of tarps and ropes, we had loads of ideas but could have done with more rope!  The new hammocks were give a thorough testing and proved a great success, apart from when Emma and Mrs Fookes got in and couldn't get back out...
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  • 23/11/17

    Year 1 - Thursday 22nd November

    Today we had great fun playing on a see-saw and bouncing on a fallen tree, it was like a trampoline!  We spent time building dens, we were a great team!    
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  • 21/11/17

    Year 5 - Thursday 16th November 

    Today, we used tools to make woodland sprites and built shelters for them!              
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  • 21/11/17

    Year 1 - Thursday 16th November

    Today we made bird feeders and bug houses!  We had our snack in our dens!       
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  • 09/11/17

    Year 1 Exploring in the Woods - Wednesday 8th November

    Today in Forest School we went exploring in the woods.  We played hide and seek, built mini beast hotels and found lots of interesting plants and sticks!      Can you find me?
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  • 08/11/17

    Year 5 Den Building - Wednesday 1st November

    Today we started building our own dens and helped to clear some of our new Forest School area.      
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  • 08/11/17

    Year 1 New Forest School Area - Wednesday 1st November

    Today we were helping to set up a new Forest School area.  We found mini beasts and enjoyed our hot drink and snack!    
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