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Forest School Streatham – September

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We’ve had a fantastic September in the woods so far! We’ve been way too busy to stop and take photos, so here is a very small selection from the many activities we have been enjoying: Meet a Tree blindfold game… … Continue reading

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Ways to play in a tree no.2 Tree Climbing

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For beginners, select a smaller tree with good sturdy lower branches. Check first for any sign of dead wood (no leaves or buds, any damaged bark or wood) so that the tree can hold your weight. Scout out any easy … Continue reading

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First Sparks

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There is nothing as exciting as achieving your first sparks with a flintĀ & steel. Perseverance, determination and concentration are all needed in order to progress to fire-lighting, which forest school pupils have in abundance.

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