The Woods for Learning Strategy
This document sets out our Woods for Learning Strategy in Scotland for the period 2010-2013. We aim to provide places in our green environment, particularly trees, woods and forests, for learning and teaching outdoors.
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Woods for learning action plan
This action plan outlines specific actions and timescales for delivering elements of the woods for learning strategy. Download the Woods for learning action plan 2013-2015(PDF 18k).
Curriculum For Excellence: Impact and Benefits – Primary School
This explores the impact of CfE in primary schools as told by those involved – teachers, pupils and parents and the impact it’s having through facilitating more flexible, engaging learning in different contexts, including outdoors. The example shown illustrates how one school partnered with Forestry Commission Scotland to allow different pupil groups to learn and study everything from poetry, maths, social subjects and sciences in an exciting way, making learning more engaging for all involved.