Chatting with Channing – Discover the Magic of Forest School

Posted: 30th April 2024

Chatting With Channing

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Step into the enchanting world of Channing School’s Forest School program, where nature becomes the ultimate classroom. In our latest podcast episode of “Chatting with Channing,” Mr Rich and Miss Baker take us on a journey through the history, diverse activities, and profound impact of Forest School on the Junior School students at Channing School.

  • A Journey Through Nature: Learn about the evolution of Channing’s Forest School program, which began seven years ago and has since expanded to cover reception through year four, offering a wide range of outdoor activities.
  • Driven by Passion: Meet Mr Rich and Miss Baker, the passionate leaders behind Channing’s Forest School, who bring their love for the outdoors and expertise in gardening to create an immersive learning experience.
  • Empowering Students: Discover how Forest School fosters confidence, resilience, and creativity in students, as they overcome challenges, explore nature, and engage in child-led activities.
  • Seamless Integration: Explore how Forest School seamlessly integrates with the broader curriculum, from history and geography lessons to art and storytelling, enriching students’ learning experiences.
  • Promoting Well-being: Learn how Forest School enhances students’ well-being, physical health, and environmental awareness, while instilling a deep sense of responsibility for nature and sustainability.

Tune in to our podcast episode to uncover the wonders of Forest School and witness the joy of learning in nature: