Want to learn this... not for any reason, just because I think it sounds cool.

NATO Phonetic Alphabet : my siblings and I always knew these because my dad was an amateur radio operator.~ quote from Mary Ryan

~How to: Building a shelter. i learned to make one using branches, twigs and leaves in an outdoor survival skills class.

How to Build a Shelter

Knowing how to build a shelter is a survival skill that can come in handy. Get tips here on how to build a shelter and watch survival story videos.

Bug Ball Topiary Tree from Wildlife Gadgetman - a whole new take on the bug hotel!

How to build a Bug Hotel :: Garden activities for curious kids

Using wire hanging baskets create a 'bug ball topiary tree' by wildlife gadgetman -- help attract beneficial insects.

Learning New Skills for Survival

Animal Tracks ABC Flash cards/ Many animals live around our school. Perhaps we could identify their tracks. I have seen skunk, opossum, raccoon, deer, rabbit and armadillo.

Colour provocation.

What a fab idea when teaching children about shades of a colour. Perfect for a forest school activity.

Armpit Fudge, such a great activity for the girls!!!!!!!

Food - I checked with other guiders who have done this and they said you would need to double bag it but other than that the girls really enjoyed the activity.