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Growing Among Trees & Wild Teaching

  Stand Tall and Proud Sink your roots deeply into the Earth. Advice from a Tree, Ilan Shamir   Studies have shown that access to trees can have powerful healing properties for children and can even increase mental concentration. Growing … Continue reading

Teachers Training at Twilight

Nature-Nurture is entirely dedicated to embedding outdoor learning into school curriculums. We’ve started offering Wild Teacher Training to facilitate outdoor classroom activities and ensure that teachers have the confidence to explore and discover the fruits of their nearby wild spaces … Continue reading

Bug Art in the Park

As part of the ‘Cultural Partnership’ funded project, we ran Holiday Playclubs at Prospect and McKilroy Parks in Reading. We searched for bugs and then had a go at drawing the creatures we found.

Forest School Workshops

Nature Nurture provides Forest School workshops to nursery schools, primary schools and Playclubs in the Reading area. Our focus is encouraging schools to make use of their grounds or local woodlands as outdoor play and learning environments. Many of our … Continue reading

Clay Woodland Creatures

Nature Nurture worked with Year 2s at All Saints Infants School. We went to Prospect Park and learnt about Autumn and the lifecycle of trees. We collected leaves and twigs and used them to make creatures with clay.