We have finally started forest school sessions.
The children have enjoyed exploring,playing in the mud kitchen and making dens and rope swings .
This week in forest school, we had been identifying mini beasts ,den building and even attempted some pole vaulting!
The children have been making mud pies,using hand drills ,finding places to hide and even a bit of sunbathing .
We have had a go at fire building this week .
This week we have welcomed some new groups to forest school and also Sheldon, (the school duck), has joined us for a few sessions . We have had fun exploring, building swings and planting some new trees.
We have started making a hazel fence ,cutting the hazel then weaving in.Some children had a go at using the luma log (forest school version of black and decker work mate ). We have been working on den building skills ,using different knots and different ropes.
The children have been making Christmas cookies and bird feeders at forest school this week.
We have all enjoyed our hot chocolate at the end of the session.
The children have enjoyed the chance to play outside with their new friends ,making mud pies, climbing trees and rolling around in the dirt!