Prestwich Forest School Holiday Club FAQs
What holiday dates are covered?
The planned dates for 2021 are as follows:
February half term
May half term
October half term
Do you offer sibling discounts?
Yes we offer sibling discounts and special offers, please check the Eventbrite booking pages for the latest information.
What age range do you cover?
Our Prestwich holiday club caters for 5-9 years
What qualifications do staff have?
All our staff are level 3 childcare trained as a minimum. Additionally all staff hold pediatric first aid certification and L2 food hygiene. All staff have introductory Forest School Training and 4 members of the team have their Level 3 Forest School Leader qualification.
Where is the Kids adVentures Forest School?
Our Prestwich Forest School is at our OFSTED rated OUTSTANDING Forest School. The address is 1 Radford Street, Manchester M7 4NT). This is the drop of point, we spend the beginning and end of the day at the Centre before heading out into the woods of Kersal dale (which is next door to the centre).
What facilities have you got on site?
We aim to be outdoors as much as possible and make our own shelter using tarps or by making dens. We also have buildings on site in case of severe weather and we have full kitchen and washroom facilities.
Is food provided?
Snacks are included throughout the day.
All children should bring a packed lunch and a water bottle.
Do you accept childcare vouchers?
Yes we accept all childcare vouchers, please follow the booking instructions on Eventbrite.
What does a typical day at Prestwich Forest School look like?
7.30 – 9.00am – Drop off at Garden Needs – games and freeplay
9.30-10.30 am – Split into small age defined groups and go and set up base camp in the woods. Circle time to decide activities for the day
11.00-11.30 am- Snack time
11.30-12.30 pm- Structured age appropriate activities – clay faces, den making, mask making etc
12.30-1.30 pm- Packed lunch picnic
1.30-2.30 pm- Structured age appropriate activities – clay faces, den making, mask making etc
2.30-3.30 pm – Free play in aged groups
3.30 – 4.00pm- Snack time
4.00- 5.00pm – Free play -den building, activities circles, bug hunting etc
5.00- 6.00pm – Late pick up- art and crafts etc at Garden Needs
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