Forest School Network

Celebrating Outdoor Learning!


Cambridgeshire Forest School invites you to the Summer Term 2018 Network Evening

This network is aimed at professionals with a passion for offering children engaging, challenging and inspiring outdoor learning opportunities.

Join us to enhance your professional development and share Forest School experiences and skills. We welcome experienced Forest School practitioners along with professionals new to this specialist area of outdoor learning.

Date and time: Tuesday 19 June 2018, 7 pm - 9 pm

Venue: Priory Park Infant School, Almond Road, St Neots PE19 1DZ

Please bring a torch and dress appropriately for an evening in an inspiring outdoor learning environment.

Forest School Network aims

  • To update practitioners with developments and issues relevant to Outdoor Learning, specifically Forest School
  • To facilitate a support network for practitioners
  • To provide opportunities for discussion and the sharing of best practice.

Agenda

  • Developments/updates from the Forest School Adviser
  • Focus: Exploration of the Forest School site
  • Discussion on how to become a Forest School Association Recognised Provider
  • Light refreshments will be available
  • Engage in Forest School experiences, e.g. cooking, tool use, and discussion with like-minded people
     

Our Focus for the Evening

For our Summer Term network will give you the opportunity to explore a school based Forest School site in the largest market town in the county.

The school are very proud to have received recognition from the Forest School Association as a Forest School Provider.

The staff, who hold a Level 2 and a Level 3 Forest School qualification, provide weekly sessions for all children that attend the school.

As always, we will light a fire, the kettle will be boiling for hot drinks and cooking over the open fire. You will have the opportunity to use the natural resources available to create inspiring Forest School experiences that can be recreated in your setting.

Please be prepared to share your skills and learn from others!

Please note:

There is a car park at the end of Almond Road near the schools main entrance.

Many thanks to the staff at Priory Park Infants for hosting this event.

Forest School Network Summer 2018

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Book your place below!

If you have not purchased a Forest School Bundle, a £15 per person booking fee (non-refundable) is charged to cover administration costs. An invoice will be sent to you after the event, or you can pay online with credit or debit card at time of booking. Please note that places are allocated on a first come basis.

Contact 

For general enquiries, contact Early Years Training Centre

Email: eyctraining@cambridgeshire.gov.uk

Tel: 01223 706349