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This workshops aim is to give younger students a fun and interactive tour of the farm. Learning through stories and rhymes about the different animals and the different aspects of farming.

Students take a tour of the whole of the site at Cogges Manor farm and are introduced to and learn about the different animals. They take part in stories, songs and rhymes associated with the animals and their journey is tied together through Old MacDonald had a farm. This is a fun and stimulating workshop and brings a host of key learning areas to life. Including a special puppet surprise at the end

Learning outcomes:
– To identify and learn about the different animals at Cogges Manor Farm.
– To get a first-hand experience of a farm/agricultural environment.
– To enhance a love of reading and language through stories and rhymes associated with the animals on the farm with a focus on Old MacDonald had a Farm.

Key Information.

Suitable for: EYFS, KS1

Ages: Under 5, 5-7

Subjects: English, Geography, History, Maths, Science

Topics: Animals, Early Years, Living Things & Habitats, Local History, Mindfulness, Plants, Puppetry, Shapes, Singing, Songs & Rhymes, Storytelling, Team Building

Type: At Venue

Duration: Half Day

Cost: From £4.50 per student (£54 per group of 12 students)

Dates: Ongoing

Max. Students: 60

SEND: Yes - suitable for students with SEND

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About Cogges Manor Farm.

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Cogges Manor Farm offers an exciting year-round Schools Education Programme, covering different age ranges from the Early Years Foundation Stage through to Key Stage 2. They offer full or half day sessions tailored to the needs of the school and curriculum. Cogges is a wonderful site for education and their workshops are adaptable for students with additional needs.

Each subject area is led by their trained Educational Facilitators and volunteers and has been carefully constructed to work in line with the National Curriculum covering key subject areas including history, geography, mathematics, literacy, citizenship, science and design. Their aim is to harness the unique environment at Cogges Manor Farm and create interactive learning experiences to inspire students of all ages. 

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