Schools

• L3 Forest School, QTS Teacher

• DBS checked

• Insured to work on our site or yours with £5M Public Liability

• Qualified 16 hour Outdoor First Aider

• Member of the Institute for Outdoor Learning, Forest School Association, Forest School Wales and Learning Through Landscapes.

• Undertake risk assessments for all activities

• Experiences and follow up work to fit your curriculum needs

• Stand alone or regular sessions

• Programmes for groups of learners with specific needs e.g Dyslexia,Dyspraxia

• John Muir Awards

• After School Clubs

• Prices start at £100.00 for half a day.

Mindfully Wild

Forest School with Yogic Mindfulness for adults and children to develop a deeper connection with themselves, their surroundings and others. Forest School can help develop personal, social and emotional skills: independence, self-discovery, confidence, communication and raise self-esteem. Activities can include: Making tangible crafts from natural resources to take home;  Nature awareness games, which develop movement … Continue reading Mindfully Wild

Outdoor Learning INSET

“The first-hand experiences of learning outside the classroom can help to make subjects more vivid and interesting for pupils and enhance their understanding. It can also contribute significantly to pupils’ personal, social and emotional development.” Ofsted, 2008 “Outdoor learning can benefit pupils of all ages … enriches the curriculum and can improve classroom attainment” House of Commons Education and … Continue reading Outdoor Learning INSET

Forest School

“The first-hand experiences of learning outside the classroom can help to make subjects more vivid and interesting for pupils and enhance their understanding. It can also contribute significantly to pupils’ personal, social and emotional development.” Ofsted, 2008 “Outdoor learning can benefit pupils of all ages … enriches the curriculum and can improve classroom attainment” House of Commons Education and … Continue reading Forest School

Curriculum Enrichment

“Well-constructed and well-planned outdoor learning helps develop the skills of enquiry, critical thinking and reflection necessary for our children and young people to meet the social, economic and environmental challenges of life in the 21st century.” (Learning and Teaching Scotland 2010) Learning outdoors can provoke a curiosity in learning that cannot often be achieved in … Continue reading Curriculum Enrichment

Therapeutic Woodland Sessions

Nes Bear has worked with children for over 10 years, in a social work setting, as a youth worker with disadvantaged teenagers, teaching SEAL and social skills in a PRU as well as a primary school teacher. Nes is a qualified (QTS) and experienced teacher and qualified Level 3 Forest School practitioner. She offers therapeutic and nurturing … Continue reading Therapeutic Woodland Sessions

John Muir Award

Connect, enjoy and care for wild places. Nes Bear is experienced in guiding groups through the John Muir Award by planning lessons in core and foundation curriculum subjects that meet the requirements of the award. It would be suitable for KS2/3/4 and adult groups. Nes has completed JMA Leader Training and is qualified and insured. The … Continue reading John Muir Award

SEN

Nes has vast experience of delivering programmes in Special Schools and with groups and individuals with Special Needs, including Asperger’s and Autism, Severe Learning Difficulties and complex needs. A variety of communication methods are employed including visuals and written schedules of the activities and the steps to complete the activities for ASC pupils to ensure understanding and … Continue reading SEN

Mindful Walks

Mindful walks are the perfect way to experience the mountains and glens of the Lake District while increasing our mindful awareness of our senses and the stunning landscapes around us. Yogic mindfulness and our experience of natural beauty are symbiotic. The space and serenity provided by the natural world assists with stilling our minds. Allowing … Continue reading Mindful Walks

Prices

School Session Prices A 2.5 hour session is £80 if a block booking of 4+ sessions is made. A full day would count as two sessions. Taster/ one-off sessions are £100 for 2.5 hours or £180 for 5 hours We reserve the right to change prices for future bookings Funding can sometimes be available for … Continue reading Prices