Activity Days

Activity Days

Duration: Half to One day

Really Wild offers half day and full day courses ideally suited to the needs of each cohort. These can be delivered on school grounds, in nearby parks or in our wonderful woodlands. These are always fun, educational and a great way to celebrate the great outdoors. Grounded in bushcraft and adventure, and through use of the Really Wild Method, they can also be tailored to support specific cohort requirement and class topics:

Key stages 2 & 3, 4 and 5

Example cohort needs:

  • Wellbeing and resilience
  • Managing change, homesickness and making the most of new opportunities
  • Developing new friendships
  • Developing resilience and teamwork
  • Leadership skills
  • Personal discipline and organisational skills

Example class topics:

  • Bush craft and survival skills
  • The Egyptians
  • Pre-history
  • Antarctic/Great explorers
  • Diwali
  • Rites of passage
  • Careers and futures planning

Example Activities are listed below:

 

Activities

  • Trust and communication exercises
  • Bushcraft and survival skills
  • Team activities and challenges
  • Class topic themed tasks
  • Personal development discussions and workshops
  • Journalling

Learning Outcomes

  • Bushcraft and other skills learned and practiced
  • Equipped to thrive during key transition years
  • Class topics understood and appreciated
  • Confidence, resilience and wellbeing enhanced
  • Knowledge and appreciation of the natural world absorbed