Pollinator-friendly schools, around the South Downs National Park

Beelines Project – School Workshops

Beelines workshops are fully funded outdoor learning events that will inspire and equip you as a teacher to lead changes for Pollinators in school grounds. You will hear experts in this field and be encouraged to undertake practical outdoor activities. At the end of the workshop you will hear about how you can apply for financial support to make changes in your school grounds if you are within the South Downs National Park. 

The activities will be child friendly ways to assess what you already have and how it might in improved for pollinators. We will look at soil, planting, ecology, and creative learning activities. You will be supported with signposting to FREE resources which you can use in school after you attend the session.  

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How it works

Teachers have told us that assessing their own environments and making changes can Move young people from pollinator extinction frustration to action – enabling students to understand the issues in more depth and link to solutions”.

Outdoor Learning outcomes:
You will:  

  • know how to apply for the funding support through the Beelines project  
  • be inspired and equipped to lead curricular linked outdoor learning sessions and make changes for pollinators in your school grounds. 
  • supplied with FREE resources 

This course is targeted at teachers from schools in the South Downs National Park and the materials used can be adapted for all school-age groups. 

Dates 

These three virtual events will take place on three days: 

Thurs Oct 15th  at 4pm- 6pm 

Mon 19th  Oct at 4pm-6pm 

Tues Nov 24th at 4pm-6pm 

 

Practicalities 

Due to the current Covid 19 situation we are unable to visit everyone so please sign up below to our webinars. 

They are hosted by Learning through Landscapes on behalf of the South Downs National Park Trust. 

Please bring a pen and paper to the webinar. 

 

Venue: online webinars 

Notes: 

This project is funded by South Downs National Park Trust. We will share your name, school name and email address with them for the purposes of delivering this programme. 

Please call the LtL Winchester office on (01962 392932) or email  enquiries@ltl.org.uk if you have any questions please reference South Downs National Park Beelines workshop. We would love to talk to any schools that are interested in taking part and are based in the South Downs National Park. 

For general enquiries about Beelines please refer to the webpage https://www.southdownstrust.org.uk/beelines/  or email Mark Rose, External Funding Co-ordinator, South Downs National Park Authority Mark.Rose@southdowns.gov.uk  

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