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Campfire donuts and christmas decorations. 29/11

It was exciting today with cooking and crafting. Burscott also got busy with climbing, chalk art, den building, cooking in the mud kitchen. We also got to start our very own great fire of London with our Pudding lane Wooden houses from last week. We had a sing song around the fire too.

Christmas trees and wood cookies. 28/11

Sunflowers had a awesome afternoon despite the cold and rain showers. They were busy in the mud kitchen, bug hunting, drilling and decorating wood cookie necklace and decorating a willow Christmas tree. So resilient with the weather today.

Nails and hammers. 23/11

Today was another soggy afternoon but Melbury soldiered on. We started some crafts with hers, nails, wood and wool.

Hail, rain and wind! 23/11

Today was tough the weather was against us. But wow this class is amazing. We had fun in the Hail the trying to use the wind to keep us up. We also managed to start a project with wood, hammers, nails and wool. Our first letter is up on the fence!!!

Seed planting and pudding lane! 21/11

Today we were planting the seeds that we had processed a few weeks ago. Ready for our Tree nursery. The seeds are now in the fridge waiting for the spring when we can plant them. We We were also looking at fire and decided to create our own Pudding Lane so that next week we […]

Clay, wood and mud! 16/11

This week we started some Christmas decorations with clay and willow sticks. We also talked about fire and what it needs to survive. We also had a great game of cat and mouse!!!

The Great fire of London 16/11

Today was fire day! They learnt how fire needs three things to survive, and how to put it out. They talked about how they’ve been doing The great fire of London we decided to make our own Pudding lane and light it with flint and steel.

Pizza flavoured rain! 15/11

Today it was raining and we all had to try and see what flavour rain we could taste. There was pizza, chocolate and sweets!!! We also got weeding in our sensory garden area , building with lose parts and of course mud pies in the kitchen.

Nails and paints 14/11

We had a great afternoon with Sunflowers busy painting our clay leaves, wood and nail hammering, bug hunting, den building and mud kitchen.

Gone knotty!!! 9/11

Today we learnt how to do some basic knots, played with clay and in the mud kitchen. We also made dens. 

Wood cookies! 9/11

Today the class explored the area again, with mud digging, bug hunting, block building, clay leaf printing, and we started to make some Wood cookies!!! They also explored painting with mud and den building oh and not forgetting HOT CHOCOLATE.

All in knots, leaves and seeds! 7/11

To burscott have been learning all about knots. They tried their hands at doing a clove hitch and a reef knot. They found it hard but they kept going and did an amazing job. We also did some leaf identification with some clay work. We then ended on a challenge that I’ve chosen for burscott. […]

All about leaves! 7/11

Sunflowers had a great session again this week. They were so creative with their leaf crafting. Then loved being in the forest school area moving wood chip and mud all about.

Melbury first forest school session 2/11

A very very wet first session. But Melbury class were amazing and so resilient with the weather and still getting stuck in with different tasks. Can’t wait for the rest of the term to see what they achieve.

Tythecott first forest school 2/11

Well what an amazing session. We explored what forest school is and what we can do and what we can achieve.

Leaf Flowers 01/11

Today Burscott had a great first forest school session, even though there was wind and rain they were so amazing. We did go into the polytunnel otherwise all of our creations would have blown away! ⁹We got up to so much tree ID, flowers made of leaves, a game of POP corn, number games, story […]

A spooky forest school session 31/10

Sunflowers enjoyed their first forest school session on the year. They did so well with the weather being a bit colder. They had fun making willow crowns, magic wands, painting, web making,  and turning Miss Daniels and another child into a mummy!!!

Goldworthy forest school session 19/10

So sad it was our last session today for this term. Goldworthy have come on so far. They are so kind, creative, resilient, and I know there is so much more to come from our forest school sessions. Today they’re mud kitchen ‘taco bell’ has been christened and we had Veggie chillie and Tacos round […]

Gorwood forest school session 19/10

Very exciting last session with damper bread and hot dogs, and s’mores. They worked so well in teams to get the session underway, with bread making, whittling and cooking, and whilst there was a spare few seconds they got crafty with some glass jars, leaves and glue . This class has been amazing and I’m […]

Ashmansworthy forest school 18/10

A great last session was had by all!!! We had pizza’s on the fire with s’mores for afters. There was a lot of spooky activities going on today; apple bobbing the forest school way, spider webs from clay, sticks and wool, we had some tea light jars decorated with autumn leaves, more mud kitchen madness […]

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