Dandelion Honey

Dandelion Honey

This week the children foraged for dandelions in our forest school area to make dandelion honey. They all tasted the finished product and then compared it with the wild garlic oil we made last week. Dandelion honey was the favourite, with some children asking for the...
Minibeasts and a visit from Blu

Minibeasts and a visit from Blu

We have started our new topic ‘Minibeasts’ this week in Rowan class and have enjoyed a visit to Forest School, where we observed minibeasts using magnifying glasses. We also took woodland swatches to help us identify minibeasts. The children then drew and...
Bug Hotel

Bug Hotel

Cherry class braved the cold weather and finished their Bug Hotel this week. Earlier in our sessions we observed frog spawn in the pond and this week we saw tadpoles. We are looking forward to following the lifecycle of a frog throughout spring and summer. A great six...
Team work makes the dream work

Team work makes the dream work

Spring has sprung and we have observed many changes in Forest School. Buds on plants, flowers blooming and a variety of insects enjoying our newly built bug hotel. Team work makes the dream work was our theme this week and a particular favourite game was, Bog of...