“Forest School is an inspirational process that offers children and young people opportunities to achieve, develop confidence and self esteem, through hands on learning experiences in a local woodland environment.”
National definition: by Forest School (England) Network.
Forest School at Lady Katherine Leveson School
Forest School Aims:
• to develop an awareness, respect and responsibility for the natural environment
• to increase personal confidence, self-esteem and social skills
• to experience a wider range of physical skills than those usually developed indoors
• to engender a natural motivation and positive attitude to learning.