Primary Geography Sessions

Fieldwork Skills (soil sampling, rivers, vegetation)
Discover where a river runs fastest, what a loam soil feels like and/or how to take a transect. Suitable for Year 5 - Year 6. Curriculum links: Geography. Tailor your session to suit your needs and the Geographical skills you wish your pupils to develop.

Map Reading and Creation
Create and map your own island. Learn what 5 things every map must have and then discover how to orientate and map your school grounds. Suitable for Year 1 - Year 6. Curriculum links: Geography (maps and geographical features) 

Rainforest Survival
From hanging a hammock to learning about the different animals, insects and plants that can kill you. This fun session will determine if your children can survive for more than a day in a Tropical Rainforest! Suitable for Year 2 - Year 6. Curriculum links: Geography , science (animals, including humans and living things and their habitats)

Beach Session - Stranded on a Treasure Island
Follow the treasure map to find the treasure, learn how to create a sand anchor, make a den and have a go at creating a campfire.Suitable for Year 1 - Year 6. Curriculum links: Geography (maps and geographical features), design & technology

Orienteering
This package is pretty special and available in a few different forms:-

School Site Orienteering
Basic Package - Learn basic orienteering skills in your school grounds and then put them to the test with simple Single Point, Star and Mini Orienteering courses.
Prime Package – Have your school grounds mapped ready for some hard-core orienteering. Learn the basic skills and then work up from Single Point courses to a Points Based Competition.

Off Site Orienteering
Come to one of our partner sites for a fun session of orienteering. Start the day by learning the basic skills and finish it by completing a Points Based Course.


Outdoor and Sustainability Education Service
The EWE Centre,
Esh Winning Primary School
The Wynds, Esh Winning,
Durham, DH7 9BE