Our 2020 Autumn Term Woodland sessions on the Ledston Estate near Leeds, have proved very popular. Schools visited in their class bubbles and following COVID-Secure guidance, we were able to use the Education Centre for toilets and hand washing.

The children were fully engaged throughout each activity. The information, vocabulary and learning activities all related to our Year 4 expectations. The visit was run to a good time scale and followed Covid-19 guidelines; making all children and staff feel safe at all times.”

We believe that the benefits for the children’s mental and physical health and well-being, outweigh the potential risks. As long a schools are open, we shall be running sessions at Ledston throughout 2021.

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