What do bird boxes, bee hotels and nature experts all have in common?

We’ll tell you

They are all available free to schools as part of Learning through Landscapes Local School Nature Grants Programme, supported by players of People’s Postcode Lottery. This outdoor learning grant fund is has two elements – a free outdoor learning training and £500 of equipment for schools

Find out more.

The product catalogue

If your application for the Local School Nature Grant is successful, you will be able to select a range of equipment and lesson plans, ideal for enhancing your outdoor learning. Discover more.

Due to the outbreak of COVID-19 the launch of Phase 4 of the Local School Nature Grants programme is being delayed.  We will be following Government guidelines and will be open for applications when appropriate.

Our  wonderful funder People’s Postcode Lottery  are as keen as we are for Phase Four to happen and have confirmed our funding for this, so we are just putting it on hold for now and we hope to be back in schools with you as soon as it is possible to do so. We will, of course keep you posted.

Until the end of the Covid-19 outbreak all our work will be free and online.

This is a group for educators and teachers – where we will offer free resources, webinars, training and advice www.facebook.com/groups/learning.through.landscapes

This is a group for parents, looking for ideas to spark and engage in learning, nature and activity – www.facebook.com/groups/2947052738685771/

You can also sign up to our free newsletter at www.ltl.org.uk/membership if you don’t want to use Facebook.

Would you like to find out more?
Then take a look at the free resources that we have developed to help you enhance the outdoor learning of your children.

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Local school nature grants

The Local School Nature Grants Programme includes up to £500 worth of outdoor resources, which can be chosen from a mix of over 100 different products.

The packages offer a wide mix of products to appeal to a broad range of ages, are customisable, enabling Infant, Primary and Secondary schools to choose from a menu of items which best suit their learners and their setting.

The project is funded by Postcode Local Trust, which receives funding from players of People’s Postcode Lottery.

Key information about the grants:

  • The total spend on products cannot exceed £500
  • All prices include VAT and delivery
  • Any underspend will be used to help further schools partake in the project and cannot be reimbursed to the school
  • Schools are welcome to select the same item multiple times, as long as the £500 budget is not exceeded
  • Training is delivered on your school site
  • Once the online application form is submitted schools cannot change the products that they have selected
  • Items will be delivered directly to schools within 3 months of the application being successful
  • Schools will not be required to make any payment; this will be handled directly by Learning though Landscapes and the supplier

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The product catalogue

The Local School Nature Grants Programme includes £500 worth of outdoor resources, which can be chosen from a mix of over 100 different products.

This catalogue includes all of the products available to help you decide if you would like to apply, and what products would best suit your setting. Schools will be required to specify the products that they would like as part of their online application.

The levels/subjects provide an indication of the suitable applications of the products. Please note these categories are for guidance only, and we encourage you to work with your pupils to make the best choices for you.

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