FIELD STUDIES SAMPLE PROGRAMME
Explore at Northam Burrows nature reserve
Orienteering and Scavenger Hunt
Habitat study at Braunton Burrows sand dunes
Fieldwork Planning and Swim
Settlement study at Bideford town
River Raft on the Torridge
Sensory Games and Tunnels
Suitable for Primary KS2 students, this programme is designed to introduce students to geography theories and concepts that they may be encountering for the first time or consolidate classroom learning by relating their knowledge and skills to stunning fieldwork locations as well as prepare YR6 students for SATS and common entrance exams.
Qualified Skern Lodge tutors will lead fieldwork visits, outdoor games, and classroom workshops that are designed to guide a student’s understanding of the environment and natural processes taking place around them.
Each day is balanced to provide a rounded experience with an suitable mix of classroom workshops and practical visits to fieldwork locations, independent discovery and teamwork skills, along with important opportunities for social and relaxation time for both visiting staff and students.