Skogsmulle

A Fantasy Nature Character for Scotland – Can You Help?

6 January 2016
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Happy New Year Everyone I’m opening 2016 with a request for help from any Scottish teacher, early years practitioner, support assistant or adult who works with children. Back in August 2015 there was a Skogsmulle Awareness Conference. This is the next step, building on the thoughts and opinions of the participants – to begin to […]

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Outdoor Snacks and Drinks

6 December 2014
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‘”Hot soup was a jolly good idea, it’s so very cold this morning but then it’s very early, the sun is only just coming up – look!” They finished their breakfast watching the blue water turn to dancing gold, even the rocks gleamed in the sun.‘ Enid Blyton – The Adventurous Four. With the winter […]

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Waldkindergarten – Forest Kindergarten in Germany

9 February 2013
Forest Kindergarten

Today there are more than 1000 Forest Kindergartens in Germany. They enjoy great popularity and their waiting lists are long.

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The Scottish Skogsmulle Sessions

25 August 2012
Scottish Skogsmulle

How do children cope with the “Swedish-ness” of this approach?

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A Swedish Skogsmulle Session

18 August 2012
Swedish Skogsmulle

There are subtle differences between a Forest School session and a Skogsmulle session

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A Tree Swing

27 January 2012
Stick Swing

I used to make Tarzan type of swings with the rope attached to the centre of the swing.

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A Stick Seat

26 January 2012
Stick Seats

A good fun natural measuring activity for these children.

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Skogsmulle – Learning for All the Senses

27 August 2011
Skogsmulle Senses

Over 1/4 of the Swedish population have attended Skogsmulle activities as young children.

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