Year 3 at Bedgebury

14 June 2019

Year 3’s trip to Bedgebury Pinetum started as a bright and sunny day, but unfortunately descended into torrential rain and many soggy humans. This change in weather did not dampen our spirits and the children continued to enjoy the team building activities and ‘From Tiny Seeds to Trees’ workshops. They learnt about different cones, the process of pollination and how to age a tree. With the glisten of raindrops, the wonderful variety of trees within the Pinetum looked even more spectacular and the children enjoyed exploring the types of trees and creating memory sticks that reminded us of the different things we had had been taught throughout the day.

The pupils learnt to communicate more effectively with one another and had fun trying to problem solve and work out the challenging puzzles set during the team building session. They dressed as lumberjacks, crossed adder infested pits and went on a Blind Caterpillar trail.  Despite the precipitation, Year 3 all had a good day!

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