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Woodland Training

 

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Course Title:  Using the Natural World to Stimulate Learning and Development for 3-6 year olds

(CPD focus:  Curriculum Development – Using the Natural Environment in School Grounds and Woods to Broaden your Early Years Curriculum for 3-6 years)

  • Gain confidence in taking children outside into the natural environment
  • Using the natural environment
  • Using your school grounds
  • Understand risk and challenge

Course Lead:  Suzanne Taylor – Headteacher (National Leader of Education)

Date:  Tuesday 24th April 2018

Time:  9.00am – 2.30pm

Cost:  £65.00 per person (or 2 attendees for £100)

Location:  Boxford Woods (Private woodland)

Past participants said:  “A great course with a good pace and very engaging, held in a beautiful setting”

“A brilliant course with great hands-on activities, I am so excited to take these fantastic ideas back to my setting” 

Course Title:  Using the Natural World for Learning – Campfires & Cooking

(CPD focus:  Curriculum Development – Using the Natural Environment in School Grounds and Woods to Broaden the Early Years Curriculum for 3-6 years)

  • Learning how to make a fire
  • Cooking on fires
  • Experimenting and seeing change
  • Understanding risk

Course Lead: Suzanne Taylor – Headteacher (National Leader of Education)

Date:  Tuesday 8th May 2018

Time:  9.00am-2.30pm

Cost:  £65 per person (or 2 attendees for £100)

Location:  Boxford Woods (Private woodland)

Practitioners on this course said:  “Wonderful course with fantastic trainers; it was run in a very informative but relaxed way”

“Workshop was amazing, made to be a fun experience; very laid-back environment but learned so much, thoroughly enjoyed the whole experience”

Course Title:  Using the Natural World for Creativity

(CPD focus:  Curriculum development – Using the Natural Environment in School Grounds and Woods to Broaden your Early Years Curriculum for 3-6 years)

  • Finding out about creativity in the natural world
  • Lots of practical ideas
  • Gaining confidence in your own ability
  • Inspiring children

Course Lead:  Suzanne Taylor – Headteacher (National Leader of Education)

Date:  Tuesday 22nd May 2018

Time:  9.00am-2.30pm

Cost:  £65 per person (or 2 attendees for £100)

Location:  Boxford Woods (Private woodland)

Past participants said:  “Thank you for a wonderful day, I have enjoyed every aspect of this workshop”

Course Title:  Using the Natural World for Mathematics

(CPD focus:  Mathematics Problem-solving – Curriculum development – Using the Natural Environment in School Grounds and Woods to Broaden your Early Years Curriculum for 3-6 years))

  • Ideas and ways to teach practical problem-solving
  • Purposeful counting and number recognition
  • The development of comparative language
  • Shape and pattern, plus the extension of mathematical thinking

Course Lead:  Suzanne Taylor – Headteacher (National Leader of Education)

Date:  Tuesday 12th June 2018

Time:  9.30 – 2.00pm

Cost:  £65.00 per person (or 2 attendees for £100)

Location:  Boxford Woods (Private woodland)

Past participants said:  “Thoroughly enjoyable course, great ideas”

Title:  Using the Natural World for Story-telling

(CPD focus:  Early Literacy skills – Curriculum development – Using the Natural Environment in School Grounds and Woods to Broaden your Early Years Curriculum for 3-6 years) -)

  • Using stories outside
  • Gaining confidence in your own ability
  • Using thinking skills
  • Using the 7 plot themes

Course Lead:  Suzanne Taylor – Headteacher (National Leader of Education)

Date:  Tuesday 26th June 2018

Time:  9.00am-2.30 pm

Cost:  £65 per person (or 2 attendees for £100)

Location:  Boxford Woods (Private woodland)

Past participants said:  “Lovely, very relaxed, lots of ideas: I’ve learnt a lot from this course”

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