Squirrels Programme

16/01/2024Welcome to SquirrelsWe’ll be getting to know each other, making our own squirrels for our sign in tree and learning about what being a Squirrel is all about!
23/01/2024Big BirdwatchWe’re going on a bird search and making bird feeders.
30/01/2024Squirrel Appreciation January 21st is Squirrel Appreciation Day! To mark this we’ll be making yummy chocolate squirrel nests
06/02/2024The Squirrel PromiseWe’ll be learning the promise and talking about what it means.
13/02/2024Half Term
20/02/2024Founder's & Thinking DayWe'll be learning about Lord Baden-Powell, the founder of Scouting and making some model campfires! We'll also be learning about Scouting around the world.
27/02/2024Investitures and Acorn NibbleThose who are ready to be invested will be making their Promise and receiving their group necker. We'll also be having an Acorn Nibble, to come up with some drey rules.
05/03/2024Story SquirrelsWe're going to bring in and talk about our favourite book, make a bookmark and write our own story!
12/03/2024British Science WeekWe're going to become Super Scientists and have a go at some fun experiments!
19/03/2024SunflowersWe're going to talk about what plants need to grow and plant our own sunflower seeds. How tall will your sunflower grow?
26/03/2024Easter Fun
02/04/2024Easter Holidays
16/04/2024Welcome BackWe're going to have a chilled session to settle back in, talk about our Easter break and welcome some new friends!
23/04/2024St. George's DayWho was St. George and why is he the patron saint of Scouting? Watch out, there might be dragons!
30/04/2024Mindfulness WalkWe're going to go on a walk along the lake path and think about how we can use nature and our senses to help us feel calm