Marsden Park Forest School

Part of Walton Lane Nursery School & Children's Centre

Forest School Staff

Stephen Ryder


Karen Howarth

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Our Forest School Team Leaders are fully trained to Level 3 by Archimedes in:
  • Aspects of child development
  • Personal development
  • Risk assessments to enable safe outdoor play and education
  • Design, coordinate, manage and lead forest school sessions
  • Innovative and therapeutic theory in the outdoors
  • Forest school practical skills and woodland management
  • Accelerated Learning
  • Learning and development at forest school
  • Woodland conservation and recreation
  • Establishment and delivery of a forest school programme
  • Neuro-science.