What is Forest School?
Forest School is a child led, hands-on learning approach ideal for encouraging physical development and well-being, it allows and enables children to develop a range of skills through manipulation of the natural environment in which, settings take place.
Forest School activities are learner led and designed to meet the diverse needs of the child, Forest School programmes encompass all subjects and disciplines. Sessions enhance the holistic (whole) development of the child. A high adult practitioner to child learner ratio, enable children to take assessed and considered risks, allowing new challenges to be undertaken. Practitioners observe, rather than directand a reresponsive to the needs and interests of the learners.
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