Wilderness Venture

A wilderness venture from Heatree onto the local moor.

This can be combined with map reading, wildlife identification, wild food and / or letterboxing.

Various local and historical landmarks may be included en route, eg Grimspound, Bowerman’s nose and the RAF stone.

Curriculum Links

P E – following trails
SCIENCE – Living things in their environments, recognise hazards
GEOGRAPHY – map use, land use, environmental change

Learning Outcomes

Be physically active.
Have the opportunity to see plants and animals in their natural environment.
Have learnt something of the natural hazards of moorland.
Have the opportunity to use a map.
See different uses of the land.
See the effect of man on the land