At YFPS we believe in developing learning through outdoor spaces and we have amazing grounds which offer a rich environment where children shape their character and resilience. All areas of the curriculum are taught around the school and where possible, lessons are outdoors. Our weekly Forest School sessions are designed to give children the excitement and enjoyment of nature by developing lasting memories. Children work to build bat boxes, dens, bug hotels and clear out the pond as well as ensuring our gardening area is well tended. We have many volunteers who help to ensure children can take risks with well trained adults around to support them. Each class will experience toasting marshmallows on the camp fire and the camaraderie that it creates.
Our Forest School Philosophy