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Outdoor Learning

Our aim at the Acorn Centre is to provide children who struggle to access mainstream educational settings with an alternative provision grounded in play and therapeutic activities. A typical Acorn session includes outdoor play and fresh air breaks as standard. 

Twice a week, the Acorn team provide specific outdoor learning sessions for selected children and their parent/carers. 

Fortunately, the centre is based on the Lincolnsfield Estate, Bushey. This is a woodland estate giving us access to acres of land suitable for outdoor learning activities. Some of our outdoor learning activities include: 

  • outdoor games 
  • building campfires and cooking 
  • going on treasure hunts 
  • learning walks

Children will be invited to attend an outdoor learning session once a week with their Parent/ Carer based on their Acorn journey requirements. This a great opportunity for our Acorn team to get to know children and their guardians outside of school and the restraints of being indoors.