Category Archives: Venues

Sustainable School Trips – Goldthorpe Primary School

Goldthorpe Primary School is an Eco-School in Barnsley, South Yorkshire. They have a very positive approach to learning outside the classroom which is based on maximising time outdoors and using local environments as much as possible. This article from outdoor … Continue reading

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YHA – Discover the Adventure Effect

Travel and adventure are crucial to young people’s growth, but so many are missing out on experiences that can transform their lives. Welcome to our experiment. Over three days, we took adventure away from Alastair Humphreys, a professional adventurer who … Continue reading

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Schools’ Half Term Offer from Kingswood

Kingswood Learning are offering a free day visit when a two-night Centre stay is booked for schools’ half term. For more information call 0​8​0​8​1​ ​4​9​8​ ​3​8​9, email groups@kingswood.co.uk or make an enquiry here. Quote SCHOOLS OUT 18 and book by 30th April.

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Funding Support for Schools

Funding support is available for schools via the YHA’s Breaks programme Educational Breaks Programme Our Educational Breaks Programmes offers support to educational groups where members of the group are eligible for pupil premium and where children and young people face … Continue reading

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YHA School Trips – Brilliant Residentials

More information available from: Michael Sabin, Group Sales Manager, YHA England & Wales, Trevelyan House, Dimple Road, Matlock, Derbyshire, DE4 3YH. Tel: 01629 592705 Mobile: 0784 3344646 Web: http://www.yha.org.uk

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New YHA School Trips Brochure

Jam-packed with the latest packages, self-led residentials, bolt-on activities, and news from YHA School Trips, our new brochure provides the information you need to start planning a brilliant residential. Download your copy today. Download a copy of the new YHS … Continue reading

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YHA 2016/17 Impact Report: Transforming Lives

This year we welcomed 4,158 schools and youth groups on one of our life-changing residentials. More than 140,000 young people stayed with us as part of these groups. Our 2016/17 Impact Report is now available and we think you’ll find … Continue reading

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The Tour de Yorkshire Education Pack

KS1, KS2 & KS3/4 RESOURCE PACK The pack is set out to follow the pattern and key features of a bike race. Working through the stages will support the children’s understanding of the different elements within a race stage. Throughout … Continue reading

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The Brilliant Benefits of Winter Residentials

Six compelling reasons why schools should plan winter residentials. More information about Learning Away.

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School’s Out: Lessons from a Forest Kindergarten

No classroom for these school children: this documentary film takes us to a forest kindergarten in Switzerland where children age 4 to 7 spend every day outside in the forest. This is a thought-provoking film about public education in early … Continue reading

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