Learn and Discover

Learn and Discover

Education for all

We are passionate about inspiring everyone, of all ages and from all backgrounds, to love and care for wildlife and wild places. We offer a broad and varied education programme; loads of activities for young people, families and children; volunteering opportunities; events; and groups for all ages. We want to encourage a love wildlife and inspire you to take action for it. We work across Leicestershire and Rutland with all communities and cultures, because we believe that nature should be accessible to all. 

For Teachers

Connect your class or school to wildlife through environmental workshops, woodland workshops, Forest School sessions, and expertly designed learning materials

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For Parents

Bring your whole family closer to nature through our pre-school Wild Tots groups, Forest School sessions for home educated children and Wild Play events

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For children

Discover wildlife through our Wildlife Watch junior club, including fun activities, membership, a fun magazine, awards and groups

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For Adults

Discover our youth project Wild Horizons, how we can help you Grow Wild, and courses on offer to inspire you

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What we offer

Leicestershire and Rutland Wildlife Trust offers a range of exciting Outreach Education Programmes, including Wild Forest School; our Osprey Education programme; Wildlife Watch junior membership; activities, events and courses; and more. We are passionate about inspiring the next generation to love and care for wildlife and wild places. We want to support you in making your children's lives a little bit more wild, through activities, events, groups and play. We run a range of sessions for all ages across Leicestershire, as well as offering tailored support for home educators. 

Get in touch

For more information about any of our education activities email education@lrwt.org.uk or call 0116 262 9968

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Junior Membership

Wildlife Watch

Wildlife Watch is the junior branch of the Wildlife Trusts and the UK's leading environmental action club for kids. Being a member of Wildlife Watch is fun, and you don't have to be an expert to get involved! There are lots of local Wildlife Watch groups with regular events, as well as projects, surveys, awards and campaigns you can get involved in at home. 

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