Beach School

Beach School uses the coast as a platform for a whole new learning experience that provides children with the opportunity to explore their natural surroundings in an organised setting.

Beach School is about educating children through a variety of; raising awareness about their local coastal environment and how they can help to sustain it for future generations.

  • How to behave sensibly and act responsibly when using the beach
  • Seasons and tides
  • Pressures on the marine environment; including over fishing and marine pollution
  • Species identification and information
  • How marine flora and fauna are adapted to survive in their environment
  • Mini beach cleans
  • Environmental/marine art

Through these activities children will also develop important life skills such as team working, confidence in an outdoor setting and emotional intelligence.