For your KS3 and KS4 classes we can also develop workshops on a verity of biological and ecological topics according to your classes needs  especially on topics that can make use of the Park as an outdoor classroom. 

Please phone (020 8252 6644) or email us to discuss your requirements.


One workshop that has proved popular for KS3 and KS 4 classes is 

Biological Sampling Methods and Data Collection

In this workshop pupils will learn about the different methods of biological sampling (quadrants, transects, sweep netting etc). Data is then collected in the Park as an example of how it can be used in their coursework/ further study.

In preparation for this workshop, teachers NEED to contact our workshop leader beforehand to discuss the specific requirements for their class:


Maximum group size: 30                 Workshop can be run at any time of the year, depending on the data to be collected

  • Best times: for plants: March to October

  • Best times for invertebrates: March to October

  • Best times for soil: All year round

  • Best times for fungi and lichen: October to February