Tag Archives: Environmentl Learning

Shropshire Wildlife Trust Bushcraft Sessions

Sometimes, its just nice to spend time in the woods to relax and unwind and this was certainly the case providing some introductory bushcraft sessions for the Shropshire Wildlife Trust. The session content included fire lighting techniques (including fire by … Continue reading

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Instructing For Arthog Outreach

Working for Arthog Outreach is always fun and this my first real week back was an absolute pleasure! I took a group of Year 3’s canoeing and a Group of Year 5’s on a habitat walk and there was much laughter all … Continue reading

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Instructing for Arthog Outreach

What a week at Arthog Outreach! This week, I was running my usual environmental sessions, climbing at Grinshill and canoeing on the River Severn. Environmental Sessions This would be the final week for Class 10 and what a cracker to finish … Continue reading

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CHMAS – Bushcraft Weekend

Last weekend, CHMAS was running a bushcraft weekend for the Shropshire Wildlife Trust and a mighty fine weekend it was too! Over the two days the young people got stuck into the following activities: Shelter making (tarps & natural shelters); … Continue reading

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Instructing For Arthog Outreach

AIt’s been a cracking week at Arthog Outreach where I was involved in running bushcraft and canoe sessions. Environmental Sessions The topic for this term is the Anglo Saxons and for the final session for this group of Year 4 students … Continue reading

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Instructing at Arthog Outreach

It was a quiet week for me at Arthog Outreach which saw me providing environmental education  sessions with an Anglo Saxon theme. We foraged for resources to make a fire, lit and then made popcorn on the open fire. One … Continue reading

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Another Week At Arthog Outreach

It’s always fun working at Arthog Outreach and this week was no exception! Environmental Sessions This week, I was back with Class 10 on a new four week block looking at the Anglo Saxons and after a little thought, I came … Continue reading

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Instructing For Arthog Outreach

Another good week working for Arthog Outreach where I was leading environmental, canoeing and team building sessions. Environmental Sessions As a continuation of the ‘Theatre Theme, we ventured outdoors and the teams were tasked with finding certain natural items. Once they … Continue reading

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Another Week At Arthog Outreach

Another good week working for Arthog Outreach where I was leading environmental, canoeing and team building sessions. Environmental Sessions As a continuation of the ‘Theatre Theme, we ventured outdoors to look at fire lighting, which proved to be a very popular … Continue reading

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CPD – Inspiring Environmental Learning

On Saturday, I attended a Mountain Training Association (MTA) workshop led Jim Langley of Nature’s Work on Inspiring Environmental Learning in Cannock Chase. To be honest, I knew Jim provided a good course and this did not disappoint. His knowledge is outstanding … Continue reading

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