Educational Mobile Farm for Schools
A cost effective and fantastic hands on approach to learning
With rising costs and the administration involved in school visits our mobile farm provides a great alternative. Our standard full day educational package costs signifcantly less than the combined costs of coach hire, entrance fees and teacher cover. For a 2 form entry school and a visit for KS1 & EYFS this would give a rough cost of around £5 per child exc. vat
We provide written risks assessments and bring everything we need with us making it as easy and hassle free as it possibly can be for you.
What's more by bringing us onto your site not only can open the visit up to a wider range of children whatever the Year Group or make it inclusive by inviting Reception and Nursery groups to join in.
Included in our price are your written risk assessments, agreed lesson plans and teachers pre & post visit support material.
Our trained staff have both educational qualifications and a combined teaching experience of over 40 years. This strong educational background - something that sets us apart from your typical Open Farm - means that we are understanding of and knowledgeable in the varied needs of children. Furthermore, our CEVAS training means that you have the option to let our team talk to your classes about specific elements that meet precisely the National Curriculum objectives for those age groups.
We are Learning Outside the Classroom Quality Badge holders status giving you the confidence we can deliver a a memorable experience that enables the children to become involved with the animals at their own pace; from just observing through to petting and even bottle feeding. This hands-on approach gives teachers a wealth of material to broaden and develop your classes' continued development through knowledge and experience.
Easy to Organise
With all the costs and the administration involved in school visits, we provide a great cost effective alternative to a school trip; we bring the farm experience to the fun but safe environment of your school. Given the importance of Health & Safety, please see our Health & Safety page for more information.We provide a written risk assessment and clear up all mess throughout the day
Value for Money
In addition we can vary the length of time we are at your site which, for schools, offers exceptional value for money by allowing several classes to enjoy the experience throughout the day.