Forest School Taster Session

Stavehill Ecology Park, London
16.02.2019

Our Taster Sessions are designed to give participants a taste of the richness and creativity of Forest School learning, particularly in more urban settings. They offer an opportunity to meet your trainer, explore our training venue  and get a better understanding of what Forest School training entails. 

They are open to teachers, trainee teachers, NQTs, nursery teams, youth workers, parents and anyone wanting to find out more about Forest School and/or considering embarking on Forest School training.

Forest School Taster Session: 16-02-2019

£20.00
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Forest School Taster London Forest School Taster London: Craft Forest School Taster London: Shelter Building Forest School Taster London: Outdoor Cooking Forest School Taster London: Outdoor Craft

Forest School Taster Session: 16-02-2019

£20.00
£20.00

Stavehill Ecology Park, London
16.02.2019

Our Taster Sessions are designed to give participants a taste of the richness and creativity of Forest School learning, particularly in more urban settings. They offer an opportunity to meet your trainer, explore our training venue  and get a better understanding of what Forest School training entails. 

They are open to teachers, trainee teachers, NQTs, nursery teams, youth workers, parents and anyone wanting to find out more about Forest School and/or considering embarking on Forest School training.

How The Sessions Run

  1. An introduction to the ethos and principles behind Forest School, as well as the scope of our training courses
  2. A chance to try your hand at some of the practical skills: fire lighting, den building, hand tools
  3. A short outdoor lunch cooked around the fire
  4. An opportunity to have a go at woodland crafts

    Timings

    All sessions run from 10am to 2pm.

    Team

    Taster Sessions are led by Gemma Hindi. 

    Gemma is a highly experienced Level 3 Forest School Leader, who also holds an MSc in Environment Science & Society. She has over 10 years’ experience of delivering Forest School. She has delivered sessions for early years, primary schools, SEND schools and children, home education & youth groups, families and community events. She’s also delivered countless training programmes for a range of adult groups, such as school teachers, TAs, nursery teams, parents and volunteers. When Gemma is not delivering
     Forest School sessions and training, she is a eco schools assessor who has advised and supported school teachers on how to achieve Green Flag status. 

    London Venue

    This session is held at our venue - Stavehill Park:
    Stavehill Ecology Park
    Timber Pond Road
    Rotherhithe
    London SE16 6AX

    Cost

    Our Taster Sessions cost £20.