Reconnecting kids with the wild
*Our concluding session would normally be a full day on the last weekend of term, but due to that landing on a Bank Holiday weekend, we have moved the full day session forward!* At this session, we are going to go to the deeper levels of nature connection and outdoor skills that cannot be learnt in an hour session, or in a day, or even a week. This is about long term change, learning new skills/awareness when the children are ready, unlike traditional teaching methods. Here, we follow the children's interests and curiosities. Guiding them on an intrincitcly lead learning journey. This type of learning may not be as obvious, or trackable. A type of learning that will express itself when you least expect it, like walking through the woodland with your child and they point out an Elder Tree, you ask 'How do you know that's an Elder?', and they explain 'It has cork like bark to touch, there's often many shoots, AND we've made beads out of this before because the pith is really really so...
About your Mentor
About your Mentor
Seeking Wild has been set up to connect children back to nature. Facilitating a space for children to explore, play and learn in a wilder environment. In a world more disconnected than ever from the natural world, it’s never been so important to get children back outside having real life meaningful experiences in nature. Seeking Wild is comprised of Reece Allen and Lydia Crook, along with other occasional skilled and passionate mentors who believe in the philosophy of Seeking Wild. Reece Allen - I have worked with children for the last 4 years, my journey first started as a football coach. Which led me into working in a primary school as a HLTA & Forest School Leader, ultimately leading to me setting up Seeking Wild. As well as being a qualified Forest School Leader, I am passionately deeping my knowledge and skills in other disciplines. Such as Bushcraft, Natural Movement and Nature Connection, through workshops, mentors and self study. What I love most is exposing children to new...
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Sibling discount available. If you are booking for more than one child you can select the concession rate for each child. We personally understand that many have been adversely hit financially by the pandemic. We do not want money to become a barrier, and so please get in touch if you require a sub...
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