Ride our Tractor and Trailer and stop at the wheat field!
We offer hands-on activities for schools.
Exciting learning opportunities at Barleylands - Educational Farm of the Year 2013
Staff led themed days: Choose from our selection of Themed Days. From animals, planting and growing to Victorians and WW2 there is something to suit everyone. There is also an opportunity to visit our Birds of Prey Centre and watch exciting demonstrations. We are always happy to plan your bespoke day to fit your topic. Click here to learn more about Teacher led visits
Unled play visits: Enjoy our excellent farm park with outdoor and indoor play areas. Meet our animals, take a tractor and trailer ride, or even jump on the Derek our diesel engine. These visits are particularly suited to pre school and nurseries.Click here to learn more about unled play visits
Planning your visit could not be easier:
- Choose from our staff led themed days or unled play visits. Experience the countryside and spice up the curriculum – see, touch, smell and have fun in a safe environment
- You might want to see what other schools say about us - click here.
- To discuss your requirements and make a booking, phone our education officer Karen on 01268 290232, or if you prefer, e-mail email@example.com
- There is also an option to complete our online booking form
- Challenge us to plan your day. We often say to schools “tell us your topic and let us see what we can plan” Food and Farming is such a thematic subject that it can link to almost any subject area.
- Once you have agreed a date and given us the relevant information you will be sent a confirmation letter which will have our risk assessments and an outline of the day along with other important information attached to it.
- You will be invoiced directly from our accounts department unless otherwise arranged.
- Unled groups do need to book through Karen, but have the option of paying on the day.
- We encourage teachers/play leaders to visit the site and complete their own risk assessment. This is FREE of charge and can be arranged by phoning Karen on 01268 290232.
- Your coach driver can collect a voucher from the Farm Park kiosk to spend in our onsite cafe.
- On the day of your visit we will meet and greet you in the car park and escort you to your base where you will be given a brief health and safety talk and an outline of your day.
- Take the ease out of visiting the gift shop by pre ordering gift bags. These can be ordered at the time of booking your visit. More info.
- Never hesitate to contact us with any questions. We are here to help.
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