Natural resources

Using natural resources, pupils will get creative making mud monsters, land art and explore nature with scavenger hunts. This workshop works well for children aged 5+.

These workshops are based on using natural resources and getting pupils to explore their surroundings. They’re ideal for creative minds and small hands. Choose from:

  • Land art – pupils will forage for natural materials in their school surroundings and get creative to make their masterpiece.
  • Mud monsters – we’ll get our hands dirty making mud monsters
  • Nature ID, scavenger hunts and woodland bingo are fun activities that get kids moving and learning about nature and exploring their surroundings
  • Tree towers is a fun game using sticks and working together as a team to see who can build the tallest tower

Key info

  • Age: 5+
  • Group size and timings: we work with different group sizes. We can adapt to run shorter 45 minute sessions or longer sessions depending on the number of pupils.
    Please drop us a line so that we can advise.
  • Teacher / adult supervision: 2 -3 adults needed to supervise
  • Venue details: within your school grounds
  • Location details: we travel within the Cardiff, Bridgend, RCT and Vale of Glamorgan areas

Cost

From £95 for short sessions, to £175 for a full day for one instructor

We charge for our instructor’s time and resources rather than per child, which makes it more cost-effective for you.

We offer enhanced rates if you book more than one full day at the same time.

contact us to find out more

Archery

Archery is a fun and accessible sport. Pupils aged 7+ will get to try something new, as well as practice mental arithmetic, work as a team and more.

Archery requires focus, concentration, dealing with pressure, learning how to fail and much more. It’s also great for practising mental arithmetic and encouraging team work. You can read more about the benefits of archery for kids in this blog post: 25 reasons archery is good for kids.

Our archery workshops provide a short taster to the sport. After receiving a short health and safety briefing and instruction, pupils will have a go at shooting arrows on our archery range.

Key info

  • Age: 7+
  • Group size and timings: we work with different group sizes. We can adapt to run shorter 45 minute sessions or longer sessions depending on the number of pupils.
    Please drop us a line so that we can advise.
  • Teacher / adult supervision: 2 to 5 adults needed to supervise, depending on group size
  • Venue details: within your school grounds if suitable – we need a large playing field to set up our archery range.
  • Location details: we travel within the Cardiff, Bridgend, RCT and Vale of Glamorgan areas

Cost

£175 full day for one instructor

We charge for our instructor’s time and resources, rather than per child, which makes it more cost-effective for you.

We offer enhanced rates if you book more than one full day at the same time.

contact us to find out more

Beach Schools

Take pupils aged 5+ to the beach to be inspired by the Great Outdoors! They’ll get creative with beach art, mini villages & more at Beach Schools.

Key info

  • Age: 5+
  • Group size: One class of up to 30 children
  • Teacher / adult supervision: minimum of 3 adults needed to supervise
  • Length of sessions: half day or full day
  • Location details:  a local beach in south east Wales (the school will require permission to use the beach, we can support you with this)

Cost

From £95 for short sessions, to £175 for a full day for one instructor

We charge for our instructor’s time and resources rather than per child, which makes it more cost-effective for you.

We offer enhanced rates if you book more than one full day at the same time.

contact us to find out more

Nature-themed craft activities

Creative workshops for creative young minds. Pupils aged 5+ can make beautiful sun catchers, origami flowers, or felt soap socks to clean muddy hands.

These nature-themed craft workshops are perfect for creative minds and small hands.
Choose from:

  • Sun catchers – using card, tissue paper and PVA glue, pupils will create a beautiful sun catcher to put in their window at home.
  • Origami flowers – using card and other craft materials, pupils will make their very own flower. This activity requires patience and concentration, as well as a creative eye.
  • Felt making – using colourful felt and water, pupils will make a colourful felt soap sock. Soap socks are a clever way to clean muddy hands!

Key info

  • Age: 5+
  • Group size and timings: we work with different group sizes. We can adapt to run shorter 45 minute sessions or longer sessions depending on the number of pupils.
    Please drop us a line so that we can advise.
  • Teacher / adult supervision: 2 -3 adults needed to supervise
  • Venue details: within your school grounds (on a playing field or playground)
  • Location details: we travel within the Cardiff, Bridgend, RCT and Vale of Glamorgan areas
  • Cost: please visit our outdoor learning page for info on cost

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Den building and mud monsters

Pupils will build dens and test if they’re waterproof, then get creative making mud monsters – this is a great workshop for younger children aged 5+.

Kids can build dens using tarpaulins and sticks. It requires thinking about how to use their resources to build their den and stay dry – we do test them! This is also a great activity for communication skills and teamwork.

Then we’ll get creative and get our hands stuck in making mud monsters, a popular activity with younger children.

Key info

  • Age: 5+
  • Group size and timings: we work with different group sizes. We can adapt to run shorter 45 minute sessions or longer sessions depending on the number of pupils.
    Please drop us a line so that we can advise.
  • Teacher / adult supervision: 2 -3 adults needed to supervise
  • Venue details: within your school grounds (on a playing field or playground)
  • Location details: we travel within the Cardiff, Bridgend, RCT and Vale of Glamorgan areas
  • Cost: please visit our outdoor learning page for info on cost

contact us to find out more

Fire lighting and den building

Fire lighting is our most popular activity. Pupils will have a go at making fire and build dens and test if they’re waterproof. An ideal workshop for pupils aged 7+.

In this workshop we’ll introduce fire lighting to pupils in a safe environment. Children will learn about the dangers of fire and fire safety. But of course, they’ll have fun too! They’ll get hands-on having a go using fire steels and cotton wool, as well as learn about the science of lighting a fire and keeping it going.

Then we’ll move on to den building. Kids will build dens using tarpaulins and sticks. It requires thinking about how to use their resources to build their den and stay dry – we do test them!

This workshop is ideal for developing communication skills and promoting team work.

Key info

  • Age: 7+
  • Group size and timings: we work with different group sizes. We can adapt to run shorter 45 minute sessions or longer sessions depending on the number of pupils.
    Please drop us a line so that we can advise.
  • Teacher / adult supervision: 2 -3 adults needed to supervise
  • Venue details: within your school grounds (on a playing field or playground)
  • Location details: we travel within the Cardiff, Bridgend, RCT and Vale of Glamorgan areas
  • Cost: please visit our outdoor learning page for info on cost

contact us to find out more