The Schools Without Walls team are excited to announce that from the 6th May 2021 we will be offering Home Education group activities at Wilderness Wood

Sessions will run every Thursday during term time.

To discuss please contact [email protected]

Morning group

  • A parent-and-child group for 4-7 year olds (10.30am-12.30pm)
  • 4 weeks : £50 per child

Discover and explore the beautiful Wilderness Wood, our relaxed activity sessions support children to learn and develop in a nurturing, inclusive, natural environment, to meet new friends and have fun.

Afternoon group

  • 7-11 year olds (1.30 – 4.30)
  • 4 weeks : £64 per child

Discover and explore the beautiful Wilderness Wood, our relaxed activity sessions support children to learn and develop in a nurturing, inclusive, natural environment, to meet new friends and have fun. Children will have the opportunity to undertake a John Muir Award as well as take part in our Art Active …Naturally project to create installations for outdoor art trails.

Note: spaces are currently bookable in blocks of 4 for sessions between 6th May and 22nd July.

From September 2021 you will be able to book for a whole term.

Throughout there will be a mix of structured activities and free play. The session will include a walk to the site, a welcoming circle, game, activities, crafts, journaling, free play and a closing circle.

We aim to develop connections with ourselves, each other and the natural world, playing games, arts and crafts, bushcraft activities such as fire-lighting, plant identification, foraging, wild-cooking and shelter building. There will also be a focus on caretaking and tending of the place we are in.