School Visit Activities



Second Nature’s activities and workshops take place in Stanmer Park Local Nature Reserve at Care Coop’s Community Farm and Woodland Garden in Brighton, East Sussex in the beautiful South Down’s National Park.

Visits can also be made to your School or to other woodland sites by arrangement.

All learning opportunities are linked to and enhance the objectives of the National Curriculum and are adapted for all key stages of Primary Education.


Learn the value of the natural world through hands on investigation with activities such as

– Nature Awareness and Sensory Games

– Nature Study focusing on a species or habitat

eg. Ponds, Trees, Plants, Minibeasts, Mammals, Birds

-Firecraft & Wilderness Skills

-Wildlife Tracking and Fieldcraft Techniques


‘Tug at a single thing in nature and you’ll find it attached to the rest of the world.’ John Muir

Second Nature can also deliver a programme for pupils to gain the John Muir Environmental Award.

On site Risk Assessments have been carried out. Teachers/Group Leaders are welcome to come for a pre-visit and discuss individual requirements.

Nicky Fish is a member of the Outdoor Learning Institute with full Public Liability Insurance and a member of the Sussex Environmental Education Forum ( SEEF ) and the Hampshire Environmental Education Group ( HEEG ) and SUSSED Environmental Education & Education For Sustainability Group.