Find updates on play, learning, and the environment, from across the wider network in Scotland – and beyond.

22ndSeptember 2022

Exploring the UK’s wetlands – BBC Bitesize

Wetlands include marshes, swamps and bogs. Learn about wetlands in the UK with this BBC Bitesize guide to Primary Geography. Examples include Flanders Moss National Nature Reserve (NNR) in Scotland.

22ndSeptember 2022

Free trees!

Now in its eight year, the I Dig Trees campaign from TCV and OVO Energy is providing free trees to schools, community groups and voluntary organisations across England, Wales and Scotland. Trees can be ordered for delivery in December through to March 2023. Details here This information was shared in [...]

14thSeptember 2022

Pupils share their films about managing invasive species

Two more fantastic films have been released from the Scottish Invasive Species Initiative (SISI) School Film Project Pupils from Bualnaluib Primary School in Wester Ross have created an Introduction to Biosecurity film with some great animations. We hear all about biosecurity and how to protect our natural environment in Scotland [...]

14thSeptember 2022

Local wild place learning

The John Muir Trust have shared an Onthank Primary School pupil-led short film showcasing local wild place learning. Enjoy a case study on the impact of their learning through improving health literacy and numeracy, and read the Transformative Evaluation pilot report.