ACTIVITIES

Our bespoke activities are designed to engage, challenge and inspire young people in the outdoor environment. Whether the activity be crossing the toxic swamp or boiling water on stoves around a campfire, we offer a high impact learning experience focusing on developing and extending key areas of communication, problem solving, leadership and teamwork. At Topcliffe Outdoor Learning Hub we offer the following activities:

 

* Problem solving and team building activities

* Orienteering

* Basic navigation/compass skills

* Nightline

* Traversing wall

* Camp craft

* Shelter building

* Environmental games

* Soft archery

 

All of these activities are risk assessed and can be linked in to specific curriculum areas. “We are convinced that out-of-the classroom education enriches the curriculum and can improve educational attainment”. House of Commons Education and Skills Committee, 2005.