CPD: How to improve your forest school site

Many of us work in ‘pockets’ of green space, school fields or small gardens. This day will give you ideas and practical experience of changes you can make to those spaces in order to create a more ‘Forest School’ feel.

Many of us work in ‘pockets’ of green space, school fields or small gardens. This day will give you ideas and practical experience of changes you can make to those spaces in order to create a more ‘Forest School’ feel.

You will look at:

 Shelters for sites

 Tree planting and willow structure planning

 Building “seating” for campfire / story areas – permanent and temporary structures

 Using local resources – people, support, materials

 Campfire location, building and management

 Exploiting unused areas of grounds

Trainer: Phil Lowde

Time: 10am - 3pm

Date: Tuesday 23rd February

Cost: £30 if you live or work in Bradford; £60 if you are outside the district

Where: Blackhills Scout Campsite, Lee Ln, Wilsden, Bradford, BD16 1UB (map)

For more information or to book please contact jen@bcep.org.uk or phone 01274 223236

For details of other exciting CPD and Skill Share opportunies and dates of network meetings, please visit the Bradford Forest School Network Website

http://bradfordforestschools.co.uk/events/

You can also follow the Bradford Forest School Network Twitter feed @BfdForestSchls


Information

Published: 27/01/2016
Audience: Forest School Practitioners, Outdoor Learning Co-ordinators
Contact: Jennifer Scott

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