Celebrations

Playful and Joyful celebrations

We are so grateful to you all, we have been hearing from the forest school community all over the UK on how they are going to celebrate Forest School Day this year.  We have picked a few here to share and will keep adding to it daily. To share with us your celebration ideas is easy, first,

  1. Complete our short online registration form and then,
  2.  Use #ForestSchoolDay to post your ideas and images of your celebrations and inspire others and share your gratitude of forest school with a simple message on instagram.

How are you going to celebrate?

hot kettle on lit camp fire

Essex, England

Essex Outdoors Tree Huggers

“The small team of Forest School Practitioners from Essex Outdoors will be having a campfire get together. It will be a great chance to be together in the woods and blow away the cobwebs!”

conkers

Shepperton, England

Saxon Primary School

“I will be running a Forest School session at my school and we will be celebrating FS Day by making crowns, playing games, reading poetry and sharing the joy of nature!”

willow weaving

Bedfordshire, England

Marston Vale Forest School

“We are relaunching our parent and toddler group at Ampthill Park and also starting a new Home Ed group. Both sessions are fully booked and we can’t wait to be back in the park.”

wonder oneness

Bodmin Cornwall, England

Badger Forest School & Outdoor learning

“We will be running sessions all week with our pre school family groups and home Ed learning groups to celebrate Forest School Day. We will share gratitude memories on wood cookies to hang on the trees.”

Forest School Day

Stockton-on-Tees, England

The Barn Childcare

 “I am a Forest school leader and Deputy room, leader. We want to get parents and carers involved, hold a full-day event of forest school enabling children and parents to take part. This may also be taking place in the other 2 settings.”

Hertford, England

Cherry tree school

“All classes at Cherry Tree School will complete outdoor activities on this day and celebrate using nature to inspire our learning. We will encourage children to develop confidence, work together and develop new skills.”

Moray, Scotland

“Earthtime Forest School Nursery will hold a cook-out lunch and attempt to paint a natural rainbow!”

Nottingham, England

“We will be in our school forest site and will be aiming to produce a collaborative art effort inspired by Autumn… I will post pictures.”

Willow weaving basket

Cambridge, England

Fireflies Forest School

“We will celebrate with our weekly Twiglet group all things forest school!”

Forest School is awesome!

We hear you loud and clear…We have been receiving FSD registrations all week, and the message is clear you all agree forest school is awesome! Here are some of the counties already confimed to be celebrating….

Celebrations in all regions of the UK!

East Midlands

Nottingham

North East Derbyshire

London

Barnet

Greater London

Haringay

Harrow

Newham

Redbridge

Richmond

North East England

Durham

Durham Stockton-on-Tees

Newcastle Upon Tyne

North West England

Blackpool

Cumbria

Lancashire

Liverpool

Manchester

Greater Manchester

Liverpool

East of England

Bedfordshire

Cambridge

Cambridgeshire

East Hertfordshire

Essex

Hertfordshire

Watford

Northern Ireland

Scotland

Moray

Edingburgh City

South East England

Dartford

East Sussex

Hampshire

Kent

Oxfordshire

Sevenoaks

Surrey

West Sussex

South West England

Cornwall

Devon

Gloucestershire

Wales

Cardiff

West Midlands

Dudley

Staffordshire

Stoke-on-Trent

Walsall

Worcestershire

Yorkshire and the Humber

North Yorkshire

West Yorkshire

York

Be inspired

We invite you all to connect, share and celebrate Forest School on Forest School Day. 

Hear Jon Cree tell us about how one school is celebrating  ‘The joy of Forest School’ .

For a chance to have your Forest School Day celebration message read out here upload how you are going to celebrate Forest School Day on instagram at  #ForestSchoolDay and register your celebration. 

Share your gratitude for forest school!

Forest School Day is a wonderful, opportunity to take some time to stop and and share our gratitude for our forest school community. It has been quite a year and we are grateful for your individual dedication and commitment to forest school. 

Stop and take some time to connect with you forest school community and nature to celebrate in a forest school values way. 

How are you going to celebrate?

Share #Iloveforestschool, #ForestSchoolDay

#ForestSchoolDay

See how are other people celebrating?