Students with headteacher

Forest School Family Day

25th September 2016

We had such a lovely day in the woods! Don’t just take my word for it; here are some comments from some of the parents who came along! We are hoping to run a similar event at some point in the not too distant future; please do let Beth know if you would be interested in coming along to our next event.

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We had the opportunity to learn skills like making a fire by choosing the correct wood and tree bark for burning, starting a fire using a fire steel, sawing and drilling wood with a hand drill, whilst enjoying hot drinks and food cooked on the camp fire! I think having Forest School sessions within the curriculum is a fantastic idea and will be very beneficial and rewarding for the children.” – Lear family

 

“It was a great outdoor day, and a great experience for all ages!” – Klein family

 

 

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“Tom & Bruno were very kind and helpful to make us understand every little bit about the day out in the forest. Congratulation to Sarah on such a successful coordination in her first attempt. Looking forward for such day outs in future!!” – Suresh family

 

It’s so good to see kids learning more about nature and all those precious outdoor skills rather than just spending time on iPads and computers. We all had a great time on Saturday. Not only was it both fun and educational for the children (and adults) but also it was a great way for us to socialise and meet other parents. All in all an excellent event and highly recommended to all children and parents.” – Makolski family

 

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Virtual Open Day

Another Virtual Open Day!

Our next Virtual Open Day will take place on Saturday 3 October where we will share a link to an exclusive Open Morning page. The page will contain more information about our school and videos showing ‘A day in the Nursery/Pre-Prep/Prep School’.

Should you wish to speak to the Headmaster & Head of Pre-Prep in person, you are also invited for a 1:1 (socially distanced) chat at your convenience.

To book an appointment, or to register your place for the Virtual Open Day, please email our Registrar, Kathryn Billingham-West on headpa@copthorneprep.co.uk.