21
May
2021

Meet the Team : Katherine

Katherine was a primary school teacher for 20 years, during that time she developed an interest in outdoor learning. Taking her class out to the woods regularly, kindling within them a love and appreciation of the outdoors, using the woods as their outdoor classroom! Having a few years out of teaching Katherine was a regular attendee […]

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meet the team Katherine
21
May
2021

How To Make an Elder Bead Person

You will need: A branch of elder. Not green, choose a stem which is light grey/brown with little bumps. 1 to2 cm in diameter. A pair of secateurs One tent peg, skewer or thin pokey stickLong pipe cleaners How to do it:  Cut as many beads (approx. 2 cm in length) as you want from […]

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how to make an elder bead person
13
May
2021

Forest Fact : Jack by the Hedge

We’ve been spotting all sorts of delicious springtime hedgerow snacks, our favourite salad addition is Jack by the Hedge.  It grows in shaded areas along hedgerows and the edges of woods, roadsides and parks.  Also known as Garlic Mustard, this biennial spring wildflower smells a lot like garlic when the stems and leaves are crushed.  […]

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jack by hedge
07
May
2021

Meet the Team: Ruth

Meet Ruth, one of our group leaders – always full of smiles, fun and creativity! You’ll meet Ruth at Wild Tots, holiday club, birthday parties and Woodland Explorer club. As well as spending time with kids in the woods Ruth works with outdoor theatre companies making magical adventures and running workshops. Adventures and magic is […]

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