Tag Archives: Forest School

Survival Day

Oh, the weather outside is frightful, But the fire is so delightful….. The official temperature this morning was -5 C  but that doesn’t stop Lever House learning outdoors today – infact it makes it even better! Mrs Macleod, Mrs Fielding … Continue reading

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From Seed to Soup

Mrs Macleod and Forest school pupils planted onion seeds in Spring and the pupils, Mrs Macleod and Mr Morley have been looking after them through summer. In September we picked / harvested the onions and then we hung them up to … Continue reading

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Yr 3 and Yr 4 return to The Stone Age!!!!

It may be raining and it may be cold…. but Yr 3 and Yr 4 pupils are travelling back in time to the Stone Age today. They are looking at: Habitat and the kind of animals and food available, Hunting … Continue reading

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Forest School

I have just had a walk through our Forest School at lunch time – it seems the Buttercups are making a push for world domination at the moment!       but the worker bees certainly are not complaining……   … Continue reading

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Mayoral Visit to School

We welcomed the Mayor for South Ribble and the Consort to officially open our Pond and the MUGA this morning. The Mayor arrived at 9.30am and was greeted by our wonderful School Councillors and 2 representatives from each class. We … Continue reading

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New Climbing Frames in Forest School

I am really pleased to announce that we have installed new Climbing Frames in our Forest School. But don’t think metal or plastic! Our new frames are freshly cut trees which have been safely treated (which should make them last at … Continue reading

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Forest School at Lever House

We are a Forest School – but what does that mean? Well it means that Mrs Macleod is an official Forest School practitioner. She had to complete days of training and assessment. She has to produce a book full of Risk … Continue reading

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Forest School

Climbing trees and letting children be children is back in the news. We believe children should learn about the outdoors, outdoors, in all weathers. We believe they need basic skills about the outdoors – lighting fires safely, whittling wood, finding … Continue reading

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Forest School Camp Fire

We are an official Forest School and as such we believe there is no such thing as bad weather, just inappropriate clothing 🙂 So in the middle of a VERY big downpour (but no thunder) our Reception children went outside to the … Continue reading

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Forest school whittling

listen to ‘Forest school whittling’ on Audioboo

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