At Walthamstow Wetlands, we can accommodate a range of outdoor learning experiences, from interactive centre-led sessions to self-led tours of the site.
Pre-visits are welcome and encouraged.
London Wildlife Trust runs school sessions for pupils from Nursery to Year Six. With a duration of two hours each, the sessions cover a range of topics in an engaging and interactive way making full use of our unique setting and are cross-curricular. Centre-led sessions cost £120 +VAT per class.
Early Years Foundation Stage topics include imaginative outdoor play and movement, homes, plants and animals.
Key Stage 1 topics include identifying plants, exploring animals and their habitats, and creating nature art.
Key Stage 2 topics cover the structure and functions of plants, classifying animals, food chains, adaptation, the water cycle and map work.
Risk Assessments are provided. All staff have enhanced DBS checks.
If you would like to bring groups or a class of children to visit the wetlands, this needs to be booked in advance. Risk assessments and route information will be provided. The cost for a self-led visit is £30 + VAT per class.
For more information and a booking form, please contact our Outdoor Learning Officer, Fiona McGain at email@example.com or call 0208 496 2115.
Walthamstow Wetlands is easily accessible by public transport. There is also a car park on site, however parking is limited.