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Wed, 03 Aug


Nettle Hill Forest School

Home Ed Nature Explorers - Summer (August)

Come and enjoy our Nature Explorers Forest School sessions. A safe place to learn and grow together in the wonderful outdoors and woodland environment. There is freedom to create, learn, have fun, take appropriate, supported risks and share community.

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Home Ed Nature Explorers - Summer (August)
Home Ed Nature Explorers - Summer (August)

Time & Location

03 Aug 2022, 10:00 – 31 Aug 2022, 12:00

Nettle Hill Forest School , Nettle Hill, Brinklow Rd, Ansty, Coventry CV7 9JN, UK


About the Event

Nature Explorers is a safe place for children to learn and grow together in the outdoor and woodland environment. ‘It is about the process, not the product’ (Montessori). Forest School is a long-term process of frequent and regular sessions in a woodland environment and so we provide weekly, term-time sessions for children of different ages.(Sometimes, we run Summer programmes!)

Children are given the freedom to explore, create, learn, have fun, take supported and appropriate risks, and share community with others in the natural world. We encourage a love for nature and have a child-led approach. Children can play and have choice. We share group games, teamwork activities, stories, nature crafts and create items with real tools. We build fires and cook campfire treats together.

Forest School sessions take place in all weathers. Participants are strongly recommended and advised to wear appropriate clothing and footwear for the outdoors. Some materials used in activities may stain clothing. Please dress for mud, mess and the weather. Campfire snacks are often provided, though we recommend bringing your own snacks and drinks in a backpack to keep you going throughout the session. Walking boots or wellies and waterproof clothing is recommended.

Baseline assessments will be taken at the start of the Forest School programme so that we can support children’s learning, development and needs. Parents will be involved in the process if possible. Activities are tailored for children’s needs and interests.

Our Forest School Leaders are qualified, DBS-checked and outdoor first aid trained.

What is there at Nettle Hill?

- Free parking

- Toilets and baby-changing (next to the café)

Session Timetable:

3rd August

10th August

17th August

24th August

31st August

Please spread the word and share your fun experiences at Nettle Hill with your friends!

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  • Home Ed Forest School August

    10-12 noon, 5 sessions in August

    Sale ended
  • Sibling Home Ed Forest School

    10-12noon Wed Aug sibling

    Sale ended



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