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Derbyshire Forest School Day 2019

Come Down to the Woods and be Inspired

Outline

This is the annual gathering for Forest School Practitioners in Derbyshire.

Description

Derbyshire Forest School Day is an opportunity for Forest School Practitioners to come together and continue their professional development. There will be a selection of workshops to choose from to develop new skills, deepen knowledge or discover new activities, information/updates and plenty of opportunity to share ideas and network with other Forest School Practitioners whilst joining in with demonstrations and 'have a go' activities.

Comments from Forest School Day 2018:
''Really enjoyed whole day, well organised and delivered. Lots of food for thought and FUN!''
''Lots of practical ideas. Loved the afternoon format, plenty of time to network and explore areas of interest''
''Super tips for mindfulness. Excellent ideas for woodwork activities. Top tips for using wood tools''.

Outcomes

By the end of the course, delegates will:
  • have had opportunity to network and share learning with other Forest School Practitioners from around the county
  • have learned new skills, activities or knowledge to utilise in their Forest School practice.

Booking Information

A large part of this day will involve activities outdoors whatever the weather so please wear appropriate footwear and clothing (waterproofs, flat sturdy shoes, hat, etc.). Please notify the course organiser of any specific needs you have. We recommend that you bring a camping chair if you would be more comfortable than sitting on the floor. We also recommend that you bring a camping mug so you can take your drinks outdoors. A packed lunch will be provided. Please bring along any additional snacks and drinks you may require (being outside a lot can be hungry work!).

The cost of this course is £50 per delegate, includes packed lunch and all workshops.

Audience

Level 2 and 3 Forest School Practitioners from across Derbyshire

17 Jun 2019 09:15 - 15:00

Closing date: 09/06/2019
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Derbyshire Environmental Studies Service
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Date and Time

17 Jun 2019 09:15 - 15:00

Venue

Derbyshire Eco Centre (DEco / Training Room), Porter Lane, Middleton-by-Wirksworth, Derbyshire, DE4 4LS

Trainer

Sarah Keogh
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