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Forest visits and free resources

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Forest visits

We’re delighted to welcome school and group visits to the nation's forests. Find your local forest to see what type of educational visit they offer. You need to book in advance before visiting and your local learning team will support you to plan your perfect visit.

Educational resources

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A view looking up on the Tall Trees Trail
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16 October 2020
KS2, KS3. An adaptable activity that uses trees as a way to think about our lives and all the wonderful things in them.
Tree Explorer activity pack
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16 October 2020
KS1, KS2. Introduce young children to 3 different forestry related careers with this fun activity pack.
Deer True or False activity
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16 October 2020
KS1, KS2. A fun, interactive game that will get your class active whilst learning about British deer.
Bluebells True or False activity sheets
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16 October 2020
KS1, KS2. A fun, interactive game that will get your class active whilst learning about this enchanting flower.
Leaves against blue sky
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16 October 2020
KS1, KS2. Let trees inspire some creative writing with a selection of our favourite activities, designed to improve skills in reading, writing and spoken language.
Forest bathing at home activity sheets
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16 October 2020
KS2, KS3. Take part in this short activity to practise mindfulness with your class.
Gruffalo Spotters activity sheets
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16 October 2020
Early years, KS1. Bring this well known book to life in the classroom or in the deep dark wood with some of our favourite craft activities.
Zog Activity Sheets
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16 October 2020
Early years, KS1. Bring this popular book to life and create your own Madam Dragon's school with some of our favourite craft activities and quizzes.
Highway rat activity sheet examples
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16 October 2020
Early years, KS1. Bring this famous book to life with our fun craft activity sheets.
Tree Trumps card game
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16 October 2020
Suitable for KS1 and above. Download your very own set of Tree Trumps and discover more about the trees growing near you.
Long walking path running through forest
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10 September 2020
A fun interactive game for all ages. Can you name a bird that lives in the forest or something made from wood?
Timber stack in the woods with a forwarder placing logs in the distance
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10 September 2020
Fun for all ages. Discover how we manage the nation's forests with our fun spotter sheet.

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