Farm in a Box Local is prepared by your local Country Trust Coordinator and delivered for you to run in your setting. It is a Box packed full of versatile, personalised farm-centred activities so children can connect with and learn about a farm in their local area.
Farm in a Box Local is ideal for schools and groups who are...
Farm in a Box Local Overview
✔ Key-Stage / Curriculum-linked: Farm in a Box resources are designed by trained teachers and educators with years of educational experience.
✔ Easy to Use: designed to support teaching staff with ready-to-go, out-of-the-box activities.
✔ Making connections with the wider world: Farm in a Box Local builds connections between schools & groups and their local farms. Your Country Trust Coordinator will work with you and the farmer to create a bespoke Box full of sensory, hands-on activities and experiences. Children may also get to meet the farmer via a video tour of the farm or link up via a video call which is a great opportunity to ask the farmer any burning questions!
✔ Topic-linked: Boxes are themed according to the farms available for visits in your local area. Example Boxes include; Fruit, Vegetables, Seeds We Eat, Dairy, Beef and Sheep. There is also the Explorer Box designed specifically for EYFS or SEND groups.
✔ Free: For eligible schools and groups. Please check your eligibility by clicking the link below.
The Country Trust is a charity dedicated to supporting the most persistently ;disadvantaged children. Schools and groups that meet our eligibility below, qualify for our support.