Day 24-Forest School & Meadow Sweeping.

We have had another fantastic morning at Forest School, learnt new things, and even squeezed in a couple of sneaky geocache finds!  This morning we started in the meadow, and did some meadow sweeping.  This was fabulously easy for little people, yielding plentiful results, thus keeping their attention and interest, which in turn meant more learning.  It’s as easy as …

Butterflies – Hands on Learning

  Butterflies are so pretty and fascinating to watch, so we have been doing some hands on learning about them.  Our tiny caterpillars arrived via the friendly postman (who meeting us out on our dog walk handed them over with some biscuits for the dog too!) on 25th April.  It was then time to close our geography topic, and link …

Native Americans at Forest School.

It was another action packed forest school, and today it was all about Native Americans.  We started with a brief chat about their lifestyles and habits.  When asked what they might have eaten, twin 2 was very confident and shouted very loudly, “fish fingers!!”.  I’m not so convinced myself 😉  After that we practised our tracking skills, each following a …