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SOLD OUT: Nature Connection for Your Class

Monday 27th March 4.30-6.30pm


Nature Connection for Your Class -Free Teachers CPD at Gilbert White Field Studies Centre in partnership with The Forest School Company.

The event will consist of two 45-minute guided sessions with a break halfway for complimentary tea and cake.

Session 1- Nature Connection in the Playground: Join Fiona Oakley, the Learning Manager at the Field Studies Centre, for a range of simple activities which you can use in any outdoor space to reconnect children with the natural world around them. Activities will be linked to curriculum learning and use minimal resources or preparation.

Session 2 – Nature Connection in Natural Spaces: Join Terry Molyneaux, Forest School Leader and owner of The Forest School Company, for a session in the woods adjacent to the centre, exploring a range of nature connection activities, which make use of the green spaces and wooded areas you may have access to.

Places are limited, so please book in advance. No more than 2 teachers from any one school please. Please come dressed appropriately to be outdoors including either wellies or walking boots as our site can be muddy.

This event is made possible thanks to the ‘Reaching Out’ grant, provided by Arts Council England and the Department for Education.

    Gilbert White’s Field Studies Centre

    Gilbert White’s Field Studies Centre is the Education Department of Gilbert White’s House and The Oates Collection. Our mission is to inspire journeys of discovery in the natural world for all ages and abilities and throughout the seasons.

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