Curriculum topics available: Plants, Animals including humans, Living things and habitats, Ecology and environment, Minibeasts, Habitats, Underwater Animals and Habitats.FSC can offer a range of biology courses from fun KS2 to curriculum-based A level trips. KS2 pupils can look at a range of habitats, learning about microhabitats and how they provide the basic needs for living things. Pupils can learn to identify the different structures of plants and name a variety of common animals. Pupils will mini beast hunt and observe them in their microhabitats.
Curriculum topics available: Settlement and land use.A range of sessions and courses covering human geography through fieldwork are offered. Most sessions have short classroom sessions before and after. Teaching is delivered by fully trained and experienced tutors.
Curriculum topics available: Rivers, Fieldwork.FSC can offer a range of geography courses from KS2 to A level. KS2 pupils can use maps, stories and games to explore the woods. Discover the plants and animals that live here and design and build dens.
Curriculum topics available: Conservation.Students can cover a range of environmental geography topics looking at different plants and animals.
Curriculum topics available: Stone Age, Bronze Age, Iron Age.Discover first-hand what it was like to hunt and gather with our activities. Learn the practical skills of the time such as making hurdles and fishing nets. Pupils will look at different types of rocks, tools of the period, how important fire and charcoal were and how fires were lit. Learn the practical skills of the time, build a shelter and produce cave art using natural materials. A very hands on day with team work and problem solving.
We can cater for groups of any size. Courses do have a minimum charge per group.
FSC Bishops Wood has several classrooms available.
All our field teachers are trained in first aid and group management.
FSC offers fieldwork and outdoor learning for groups of all ages at centres across the UK. Trips use our stunning locations to teach curriculum focused work and inspire everyone about the environment.
There's a range of day courses to immerse your primary school children in the natural world, taking in its sights, sounds and smells. Enjoy a day at FSC Bishops Wood exploring geography, science or history in the outdoors.
For secondary and A level groups FSC Bishops Wood offers curriculum based geography, biology and environmental science day courses. Courses can be tailored to your requirements to ensure you get the most from your visit and trips utilise the local environment to fully engage students.
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