May 2021 We are delighted to announce the start of an exciting six-year partnership with the Montessori Group. Through the great vision of Maria Montessori, they have led the way in a highly valued holistic approach to children’s education from an early age complimenting the Roots & Shoots values of educating, inspiring and taking action […]
By exploring the journey of wood – from the forest to the products we use – children will be learning about types of forests and the trees that grow within them, what different wood is used for, and how it is transported across the world. Covering habitats, sustainability, ethics, human and physical geography, science, English […]
Today we know that it has taken billions of years for life on Earth to evolve from tiny individual cells into the myriad of plants and animals that we see today. This lesson plan is designed to bring the story of the early days of the Earth and the evolution of life as we know […]
We all benefit from the life giving properties of the Sun. Placed at the centre of our solar system, its light ensures that plants are nourished, providing food for the rest of the living world. Food chains offer us a representation of this power.
Monsoon is a special season in some parts of the world. It is a time when the winds change, often bringing rains to quench the land, the animals and the people who live there. This resource contains three activities designed to encourage children to discover, to experiment and to problem solve. Why do monsoon rains […]