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Early years teacher pack

Learn about forests and how they're looked after for people and wildlife with this curriculum-linked pack of activities for Early Years and Key Stage 1

'Explore with your senses' lesson plan (PDF)

Take your class for a visit to your local Forestry Commission woodland, and use all five senses to discover more.

'Minibeasts in the forest' lesson plan (PDF)

Play games and explore different forest habitats to discover the tiny creatures that live in this wonderful environment

Forest spotter guides

Print off these free spotter guides and see what find on your visit in the forest

o Trees to look for (pdf)
Wildlife to look for (pdf)
Activities to look for (pdf)
The Forest Cycle (pdf)

Last updated: 31st July 2017

England's Woods and Forests are cared for by Forest Enterprise England, an agency of the Forestry Commission.