All workshops are adult friendly & in most cases find adults having lots of fun with the kids. We encourage all activities to take place outdoors. Protective gloves and aprons are supplied.
Customizing your time with us is a great idea. We are more than happy to discuss your requirements to get the best from your venue space and time.
Take a look below at the current workshops on offer. To maximise your time with us, it can sometimes be a good idea to combine 2 workshops in the same incursion.
If you are looking for a structured program designed to meet national framework requirements for early learning, please see our incursion program HERE
For more information regarding workshops and pricing please contact us We are more than happy to come and facilitate the activities at your place of care or ours – every day in the dirt teaching, growing & learning is fun.
Get kids excited about compost and recycling. What can and can’t be used to create it and what it is used for after it is made. The life cycle of organic matter is discussed with diagrams, props and rhymes so children gain a real life skills to put it into action. Kid friendly biological worm facts are always entertaining whilst viewing worms under a magnifying glass provide much excitement. A fun workshop full of facts with hands on learning as we create a working system in your place of care.
EDIBLE SEED PLANTING FOR KIDS: Hands on learning always creates a sense of achievement and when it is done in the form of growing their own food it is even better. Using recycled pots, kids pot an edible seed to take home, nurture, grow and harvest. Learning facts about seeds and the life cycle of plants, … Continue reading Life Cycle of a seed
SEED BOMB MAKING: kids and adults love getting mud in between their fingers & this is a guaranteed activity of fun! Watch or join in as we dive into the therapeutic connection with earth and use our fine motor skills to create seed bombs – little balls of organic matter filled with plant seeds. Take them home and … Continue reading Seed Bomb making
Through play, we naturally learn to care for the environment and support children to become environmentally responsible.
MINI BEAST SAFARI & NATURE DETECTIVES Bugs, critters, lizards, beetles! We investigate any little critter that gets kids excited about caring for the environment! This workshop allows kids to get up close and personal with all sorts of garden creatures and fallen litter using a magnifying glass. This will lead to rich discussions about bugs and beetles. There is a whole world beneath their feet. Each student will make his or her own mini bug hotel to take home creating discussions about bugs, beetles and insects. Keep their senses alive to the facts about the world underneath their feet.