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This is the only activity card deck presenting Forest School activities. A handy quick & easy reference for 48 games, crafts and skill-building activities, it will encourage kids to get involved in choosing activities and help adults in structuring play.
This is the first-ever Forest School-themed activity card deck. Beautifully designed and packed with ideas, this handy reference tool created for families, forest school leaders, kids teachers, and anyone else who wants to try forest school, offers 48 games, crafts and skill-building activities to inspire outdoor fun and build a lasting relationship with nature. It complements Jane Worroll & Peter Houghton's previous books (Play the Forest School Way and A Year of Forest School), containing activities from those books in a simplified, pocket-sized format.
The deck is divided into four suits; Team Games, Survival Skills, Forest Crafts and Connecting to Nature. From building dens and gathering wild food to making bark masks and playing Hungry Birds, the deck will help you enjoy a magical day, full all the wonder nature can offer. The accompanying booklet explains how to use the deck so that all can feel inspired and motivated to head outside.
About the Author
Jane Worroll and Peter Houghton are qualified Level 3 Forest School leaders, running their own Forest School in and around London (The Forest School Way - find out more at theforestschoolway.com). Jane is a former Countryside Ranger, gardener and tree surgeon, with a degree in ecology and an MSc in environmental conservation. Pete is a specialist in contemporary and historic woodcarving and an artist workingin wood and other media; and for 10 years he was a charity key worker supporting vulnerable inner-city children and young people.