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Design and Make a Shelter Lesson Plan Taster

Design and Make a Shelter Lesson Plan Taster

About This Primary Resource

A fun and engaging activity plan focused around designing and building a shelter in the woods. This taster resource has been kindly shared with us by the Forestry Commission England.

The pack contains a variety of different teaching ideas relating to EYFS, including understanding the world, mathematics, expressive arts, and KS1, geographical vocabulary, place knowledge and design & technology.

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  1. Claire Smith

    We’re looking to extend our outdoor ideas and I’ve kind of been left for the search of ideas

  2. chris adlam

    starting a forest school

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