Monday round up – July 24 to 30

By | July 24th, 2017|Categories: Webwatch|

1. Rooted Forest School, based in Herefordshire, but works around the Midlands and Wales as well through mobile provision accessing woodlands near to where you are, thus keeping transport costs to a minimum.  It caters for all [...]

Creative STAR Outdoor Learning & Play

By | July 21st, 2017|Categories: Webwatch|

With thanks to Chris Townsend, here are a few extracts from the Creative STAR Outdoor Learning & Play July Newsletter. GLOBAL INTIMACY - LEARNING TO LOVE YOUR PLANET Peter Higgins is an advisor on environmental sustainability [...]

Learning Outside the Classroom Latest

By | July 20th, 2017|Categories: Webwatch|

Here are some of the features from the latest LOtC's newsletter: A joint report between the House of Commons Education and Health Select Committees has recognised that OFSTED is not paying enough attention to the [...]

Learning Outside the Classroom Awards

By | July 19th, 2017|Categories: Webwatch|

 Time's running out – The Awards for Outstanding Contribution to Learning Outside the Classroom recognises individuals or teams who ensure that young people have inspiring learning experiences.  The Council for Learning Outside the classroom invites nominations in the [...]

The Great British Wildflower Hunt

By | July 18th, 2017|Categories: Webwatch|

The latest edition of CJS Professional is now online, and you can read it in full here.  CJS says that the big news stories this month include: badger disease control methods are back in the [...]

Monday round up – July 17 to 23

By | July 17th, 2017|Categories: Webwatch|

1. The GA Fieldwork and Outdoor Learning Special Interest Group are conducting a survey to help determine how best to help teachers plan, deliver and develop fieldwork.  You can take part here.   The GA is publishing [...]

Slimbridge activities

By | July 14th, 2017|Categories: Webwatch|

Slimbridge has announced a range of activities for children (and adults): Home Educators Summer   Thu 20 July 2017  View event details Dusty's Wildlife Rangers  22 Jul 2017 - 3 Sep 2017  View event details Summer Movie Competition  22 [...]

Wild Family Day Out

By | July 13th, 2017|Categories: Webwatch|

Circle of Life Rediscovery says: Does your school have an inset day on July 20th?   If so join a Family WILD DAY OUT!  Switch off your phones and bring your children to the forest to [...]

WorldWise Week

By | July 12th, 2017|Categories: Webwatch|

Thanks to the GA for alerting us to WorldWise Week (WWW), formerly known as Geography Awareness Week.  This provides teaching resources with activities for students at all key stages and abilities linked to the current theme. [...]