woodland

4thNovember 2021

Creating the Glasgow Children’s Woodland – a short film

04.11.21|Categories: Events, Resources|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Watch this short documentary film by The Lost Woods, telling the story of the creation of the Glasgow Children’s Woodland. This is a legacy project to the COP26 Climate Conference. It’s a heart-warming story about hope and how a local Glasgow group took on an ambitious idea of reaching out [...]

24thAugust 2021

Glasgow Primary schools resources for Glasgow Children’s Woodland

24.08.21|Categories: Resources|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Visit The Lost Woods hub on the Glasgow Science Centre website. Discover lots of great resources for Glasgow’s schools involved in the planned new Glasgow Children’s Woodland. Explore the free teaching resources, lesson and assembly plans to bring nature and the COP26 experience into your learning and teaching.

19thAugust 2021

Benefits found for children living near woodland

19.08.21|Categories: Research|Tags: , , , , , , |

This article in Child in the City (18 August 2021) shares research findings that suggests that proximity to woodlands links with better cognitive development and a lower risk of emotional and behavioural problems in children and young people. The lessons learned could help influence planning decisions in urban areas.