Teach Kids About Pollination

If you're looking to introduce kids to the subject of pollination, making a Magic Hazel Wand is a fun way to introduce children to the concept of how trees are pollinated. Let us show you how to make this simple craft project, which makes a great activity for a Forest School group of younger children.
The catkins from the male part of the hazel tree produce the pollen which is needed by the tiny (but very beautiful) female flowers so that they can develop into hazelnuts later in the year.
This activity makes a great session for Key Stage 1 school children and we often work with school groups delivering outdoor education on a range of topics. If you'd like to get in touch with us to find out how we can rewild your school curriculum then please get in touch.
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Wild Detectives: Minibeast Safari

Join us again out in the woods during a day of nature education for children as they become Wild Detectives for a day at our Forest School. In our third and final video we follow the children on a minibeast safari as they look for insects and other creatures to investigate and learn all about them.
This activity makes a great session for Key Stage 1 & 2 school children and we often work with school groups delivering outdoor education on a range of topics. If you'd like to get in touch with us to find out how we can rewild your school curriculum then please get in touch.
Email: hey@woodlandclassroom.com Tel: 07876 794 098
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Thanks to our Wild Detectives for being YouTube stars for the day. Thanks also to their families for letting us film them.

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How to Identify Oak Trees: An Easy Way to Tell Our 2 Native Species Apart.

Our two native oak tree species can look pretty similar at first glance. Here, I how you my easy and memorable method to distinguish between the Pedunculate Oak and the Sessile Oak. This works great with kids but adults can use it too. Believe it or not, this method involves pixies 🙂

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What is Forest School

This short video answers the question "what is forest school" and gives an introduction to the subject, by forest school leaders and also the children who attend and why they love it.
It is a useful resource for teachers, or parents looking for ideas for children's activities outdoors.
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How To Use an Axe with Kids

We show you how a way to teach basic axe skills safely to children. Using a sharp tool with kids is a great way to draw them away from the screen and get them engaged with the outdoors.
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