It was amazing! We made rope bridges, built shelters out of sticks and we did some bushcraft art. We also learnt how to light fires (which was quite hard) and to finish off Matt made popcorn on the fire and led a sing along. everyone had so much fun!
- Hilton Primary School Pupil
Learning Outside the Classroom develops an understanding of the social, economic and environmental impact of our natural surroundings in children. Our expert teaching combined with a natural environment are all that’s needed to bring nature to life and for children to learn valuable life skills and increase self esteem.
With minibeast hunts, shelter building, fire lighting, bushcraft skills and more, Rural Pride Woodland sessions are packed with activities to bring children of all ages and abilities together, appreciating the sustainable role the natural environment in our lives in the most hands-on way possible. We are accessible all year round to schools, community groups and individual parties. WE ARE OFFERING THEMED TRIPS FOR 2017/18 AND CAN CATER FOR ONE CLASS GROUP PER VISIT. WE CAN EXPLORE IRON AGE TO ROMANS TO ANCIENT GREECE AND MUCH MORE. BOOK YOUR SCHOOL TRIP ON 01332 824997.
Rural Pride brings life into the curriculum by providing children with motivating tasks outdoors. In fact, the learning benefits are balanced by the great sense of achievement and confidence children will take away from simply having fun! Rural Pride can also bring Learning Outside the Classroom to you! We have helped a number of schools develop a learning area on site and we have regular day trips to our Outdoor Learning environment in Derby. Please call us to talk through your requirements! Rural Pride also offer Level 3 Forest School Practitioner qualifications throughout the year and don’t forget you can meet your First Aid training requirements for Early Years and First Aid At Work at Radbourne or at a venue of your choice. Rural Pride is a Registered First Aid training Centre with ITC First: http://www.itcfirst.org.uk/
Rural Pride , Unit 2A, Silverhill Court, Silverhill Farm, Radbourne, Derby, DE6 4LY