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Animal resources! Wood Green are proud to offer an exciting variety of FREE learning resources for all ages to enhance visits and also to promote teaching responsible pet ownership in school. Find them all at www.woodgreen.org.uk Interactive smartboard resources ready to use for all key stage two classes. Everything from solving word problems using a calculator through to learning about dog safety and fun class quizzes.  urriculum linked follow up pack for every session C booked full of inspirational ideas and direct links to relevant website resources.  hort educational films to bring S Wood Green and learning about animals to life in the classroom.  Games and quizzes for whole class challenges or individual fun!  nimal fact sheets great A for up to date and accurate pet projects!

Wood Green, The Animals Charity is the registered trademark of Wood Green Animal Shelters. Registered Charity No. 298348

What does it cost? To provide our education service at Wood Green we need to raise income. However, the fees we suggest simply reflect a contribution towards some of our direct costs. The following suggested fees are provided as guidance only. Centre tour Suggested fee of £3 per student

Class session at school

Hands On pet day

Suggested fee of £45 per class

Suggested fee of £150

School assembly

FREE!

o w T e g a t S Key 13 / 2014

Hands On activities 20

Our aim in Hands On is to take every opportunity to teach responsible pet ownership. Therefore if our suggested fees create a barrier to your students working with us, please give us a call to find out if any introductory offers or free promotions may apply to your area.

How do I book? To make a booking or request further information, please contact our Hands On education team: Call: 0844 248 8181 Visit: www.woodgreen.org.uk Or Email: handson@woodgreen.org.uk

Godmanchester Centre (HQ) King’s Bush Farm, London Road Godmanchester, Cambridgeshire PE29 2NH Awarded to our Godmanchester Centre

“Children were interested, had fun and the class loved the guinea pigs!”

The Animals Charity


Come and visit us!

“The day was packed with great activities and ran seamlessly. All the staff were professional and approachable”

Bring your class or year group to our headquarters in Cambridgeshire, one of the biggest rehoming centres in Europe, for a fun-packed, hands on day out!

Who is Wood Green and what can we offer? Wood Green, The Animals Charity was established in Wood Green, North London in 1924 and rehomes a variety of pets including dogs, cats, rabbits, chickens and mice at its three Centres in Cambridgeshire, Hertfordshire and North London. Our Hands On education team are passionate about teaching responsible pet ownership to the next generation. Look at what we can offer your class:

Interactive hands on behind the scenes tours of our headquarters in Cambridgeshire complete with brand new smart response quizzes to assess the change in your class’s knowledge.

Whole school assemblies and interactive class sessions delivered within Cambridgeshire and areas of Bedfordshire, Northamptonshire, Hertfordshire, Essex and Greater London.

“Really good at meeting learning objectives, children now ‘experts’ at caring for pets!”

Follow up downloadable resources, games and information on our website, www.woodgreen.org.uk, including interactive whiteboard sessions, animal fact sheets, video clips and activity sheets.

Curriculum links

Session

Citizenship Animals and us

Behind the scenes tour Meet some of Wood Green’s animals looking for new homes, discover behind the scenes in the vet surgery and dog kitchen and get hands on making up animal feeds.

Literacy Speaking and listening

Y3

Literacy Creating and shaping texts

Animal magic day An inspirational day creating magical animal fiction writing. Enjoy a behind the scenes tour and then spend the afternoon creating magical animal story masterpieces! A fantastic session to raise achievement in literacy.

Numeracy Using and applying mathematics

Animal accounting tour Bring numeracy to life by discovering the answers to number crunching challenges on a behind the scenes tour. Tailor made to individual class needs.

Science Habitats and adaptation

Animal adaptation tour Discover how Wood Green animals including rabbits, ducks and chickens have adapted to fit their natural habitats and become science experts!

Citizenship Animals and us

Raising aspirations tour Enjoy a behind the scenes tour and become animal carers for the day – including animal feeding, learning how to health check a guinea pig and having a go at dog training. A fantastic session for raising aspirations.

Literacy Speaking and listening

Y4

Y5

All of our tours offer flexible start and finish times and include use of our Learning Centre with interactive classroom space and picnic area.

We can visit you! If you are not able to visit us at our Cambridgeshire Centre, then book your very own Hands On visit to your school! The symbol shows that a friendly animal likes to visit as part of the session to enhance children’s learning.

Y6

Curriculum links

Session

Citizenship Animals and us

Hands On assembly Find out more about Wood Green and the animals we rehome using interactive resources and willing volunteers from the audience! Great fun for all ages. Choose from a variety of themes – please call for details.

20 - 30 mins

Citizenship Animals and us

Home improvements for happy pets Discover the basic needs of common small pets using interactive resource bags and get creative making simple pet items to take home.

1 hour

Citizenship Animals and us

Working with animals Find out about different jobs at an animal centre including the role of a vet, vet nurse and animal carer and examine some of the equipment used in their roles.

Up to 1 hour

Literacy Persuasive texts

Pets in need Find out more about the different pets we rehome and take a look at fundraising appeals we have written as a real life introduction to the literacy unit persuasive texts.

Up to 1 hour

Citizenship Animals and us

Pet ambassadors A fast paced, fact filled interactive session that will result in a class of pet ambassadors with the skills and knowledge to teach responsible pet ownership to others! Longer session available on request.

1 hour +

Citizenship Animals and us

NEW! Behind the scenes at an animal charity Discover more about a local charity, how Wood Green raise money to care for all the animals, how many staff it takes to run a large animal rehoming centre and how you and your school can help.

45 mins

Citizenship

Hands On pet day Why not hold a Wood Green pet day? Start with a whole school assembly followed by individual class workshops - a fantastic way to raise awareness of responsible pet ownership right across school.

Half to full day

Literacy Speaking and listening

Literacy Speaking and listening

Literacy

Length

Y3

Y4

Y5

Y6


Come and visit us!

“The day was packed with great activities and ran seamlessly. All the staff were professional and approachable”

Bring your class or year group to our headquarters in Cambridgeshire, one of the biggest rehoming centres in Europe, for a fun-packed, hands on day out!

Who is Wood Green and what can we offer? Wood Green, The Animals Charity was established in Wood Green, North London in 1924 and rehomes a variety of pets including dogs, cats, rabbits, chickens and mice at its three Centres in Cambridgeshire, Hertfordshire and North London. Our Hands On education team are passionate about teaching responsible pet ownership to the next generation. Look at what we can offer your class:

Interactive hands on behind the scenes tours of our headquarters in Cambridgeshire complete with brand new smart response quizzes to assess the change in your class’s knowledge.

Whole school assemblies and interactive class sessions delivered within Cambridgeshire and areas of Bedfordshire, Northamptonshire, Hertfordshire, Essex and Greater London.

“Really good at meeting learning objectives, children now ‘experts’ at caring for pets!”

Follow up downloadable resources, games and information on our website, www.woodgreen.org.uk, including interactive whiteboard sessions, animal fact sheets, video clips and activity sheets.

Curriculum links

Session

Citizenship Animals and us

Behind the scenes tour Meet some of Wood Green’s animals looking for new homes, discover behind the scenes in the vet surgery and dog kitchen and get hands on making up animal feeds.

Literacy Speaking and listening

Y3

Literacy Creating and shaping texts

Animal magic day An inspirational day creating magical animal fiction writing. Enjoy a behind the scenes tour and then spend the afternoon creating magical animal story masterpieces! A fantastic session to raise achievement in literacy.

Numeracy Using and applying mathematics

Animal accounting tour Bring numeracy to life by discovering the answers to number crunching challenges on a behind the scenes tour. Tailor made to individual class needs.

Science Habitats and adaptation

Animal adaptation tour Discover how Wood Green animals including rabbits, ducks and chickens have adapted to fit their natural habitats and become science experts!

Citizenship Animals and us

Raising aspirations tour Enjoy a behind the scenes tour and become animal carers for the day – including animal feeding, learning how to health check a guinea pig and having a go at dog training. A fantastic session for raising aspirations.

Literacy Speaking and listening

Y4

Y5

All of our tours offer flexible start and finish times and include use of our Learning Centre with interactive classroom space and picnic area.

We can visit you! If you are not able to visit us at our Cambridgeshire Centre, then book your very own Hands On visit to your school! The symbol shows that a friendly animal likes to visit as part of the session to enhance children’s learning.

Y6

Curriculum links

Session

Citizenship Animals and us

Hands On assembly Find out more about Wood Green and the animals we rehome using interactive resources and willing volunteers from the audience! Great fun for all ages. Choose from a variety of themes – please call for details.

20 - 30 mins

Citizenship Animals and us

Home improvements for happy pets Discover the basic needs of common small pets using interactive resource bags and get creative making simple pet items to take home.

1 hour

Citizenship Animals and us

Working with animals Find out about different jobs at an animal centre including the role of a vet, vet nurse and animal carer and examine some of the equipment used in their roles.

Up to 1 hour

Literacy Persuasive texts

Pets in need Find out more about the different pets we rehome and take a look at fundraising appeals we have written as a real life introduction to the literacy unit persuasive texts.

Up to 1 hour

Citizenship Animals and us

Pet ambassadors A fast paced, fact filled interactive session that will result in a class of pet ambassadors with the skills and knowledge to teach responsible pet ownership to others! Longer session available on request.

1 hour +

Citizenship Animals and us

NEW! Behind the scenes at an animal charity Discover more about a local charity, how Wood Green raise money to care for all the animals, how many staff it takes to run a large animal rehoming centre and how you and your school can help.

45 mins

Citizenship

Hands On pet day Why not hold a Wood Green pet day? Start with a whole school assembly followed by individual class workshops - a fantastic way to raise awareness of responsible pet ownership right across school.

Half to full day

Literacy Speaking and listening

Literacy Speaking and listening

Literacy

Length

Y3

Y4

Y5

Y6


Come and visit us!

“The day was packed with great activities and ran seamlessly. All the staff were professional and approachable”

Bring your class or year group to our headquarters in Cambridgeshire, one of the biggest rehoming centres in Europe, for a fun-packed, hands on day out!

Who is Wood Green and what can we offer? Wood Green, The Animals Charity was established in Wood Green, North London in 1924 and rehomes a variety of pets including dogs, cats, rabbits, chickens and mice at its three Centres in Cambridgeshire, Hertfordshire and North London. Our Hands On education team are passionate about teaching responsible pet ownership to the next generation. Look at what we can offer your class:

Interactive hands on behind the scenes tours of our headquarters in Cambridgeshire complete with brand new smart response quizzes to assess the change in your class’s knowledge.

Whole school assemblies and interactive class sessions delivered within Cambridgeshire and areas of Bedfordshire, Northamptonshire, Hertfordshire, Essex and Greater London.

“Really good at meeting learning objectives, children now ‘experts’ at caring for pets!”

Follow up downloadable resources, games and information on our website, www.woodgreen.org.uk, including interactive whiteboard sessions, animal fact sheets, video clips and activity sheets.

Curriculum links

Session

Citizenship Animals and us

Behind the scenes tour Meet some of Wood Green’s animals looking for new homes, discover behind the scenes in the vet surgery and dog kitchen and get hands on making up animal feeds.

Literacy Speaking and listening

Y3

Literacy Creating and shaping texts

Animal magic day An inspirational day creating magical animal fiction writing. Enjoy a behind the scenes tour and then spend the afternoon creating magical animal story masterpieces! A fantastic session to raise achievement in literacy.

Numeracy Using and applying mathematics

Animal accounting tour Bring numeracy to life by discovering the answers to number crunching challenges on a behind the scenes tour. Tailor made to individual class needs.

Science Habitats and adaptation

Animal adaptation tour Discover how Wood Green animals including rabbits, ducks and chickens have adapted to fit their natural habitats and become science experts!

Citizenship Animals and us

Raising aspirations tour Enjoy a behind the scenes tour and become animal carers for the day – including animal feeding, learning how to health check a guinea pig and having a go at dog training. A fantastic session for raising aspirations.

Literacy Speaking and listening

Y4

Y5

All of our tours offer flexible start and finish times and include use of our Learning Centre with interactive classroom space and picnic area.

We can visit you! If you are not able to visit us at our Cambridgeshire Centre, then book your very own Hands On visit to your school! The symbol shows that a friendly animal likes to visit as part of the session to enhance children’s learning.

Y6

Curriculum links

Session

Citizenship Animals and us

Hands On assembly Find out more about Wood Green and the animals we rehome using interactive resources and willing volunteers from the audience! Great fun for all ages. Choose from a variety of themes – please call for details.

20 - 30 mins

Citizenship Animals and us

Home improvements for happy pets Discover the basic needs of common small pets using interactive resource bags and get creative making simple pet items to take home.

1 hour

Citizenship Animals and us

Working with animals Find out about different jobs at an animal centre including the role of a vet, vet nurse and animal carer and examine some of the equipment used in their roles.

Up to 1 hour

Literacy Persuasive texts

Pets in need Find out more about the different pets we rehome and take a look at fundraising appeals we have written as a real life introduction to the literacy unit persuasive texts.

Up to 1 hour

Citizenship Animals and us

Pet ambassadors A fast paced, fact filled interactive session that will result in a class of pet ambassadors with the skills and knowledge to teach responsible pet ownership to others! Longer session available on request.

1 hour +

Citizenship Animals and us

NEW! Behind the scenes at an animal charity Discover more about a local charity, how Wood Green raise money to care for all the animals, how many staff it takes to run a large animal rehoming centre and how you and your school can help.

45 mins

Citizenship

Hands On pet day Why not hold a Wood Green pet day? Start with a whole school assembly followed by individual class workshops - a fantastic way to raise awareness of responsible pet ownership right across school.

Half to full day

Literacy Speaking and listening

Literacy Speaking and listening

Literacy

Length

Y3

Y4

Y5

Y6


Animal resources! Wood Green are proud to offer an exciting variety of FREE learning resources for all ages to enhance visits and also to promote teaching responsible pet ownership in school. Find them all at www.woodgreen.org.uk Interactive smartboard resources ready to use for all key stage two classes. Everything from solving word problems using a calculator through to learning about dog safety and fun class quizzes.  urriculum linked follow up pack for every session C booked full of inspirational ideas and direct links to relevant website resources.  hort educational films to bring S Wood Green and learning about animals to life in the classroom.  Games and quizzes for whole class challenges or individual fun!  nimal fact sheets great A for up to date and accurate pet projects!

Wood Green, The Animals Charity is the registered trademark of Wood Green Animal Shelters. Registered Charity No. 298348

What does it cost? To provide our education service at Wood Green we need to raise income. However, the fees we suggest simply reflect a contribution towards some of our direct costs. The following suggested fees are provided as guidance only. Centre tour Suggested fee of £3 per student

Class session at school

Hands On pet day

Suggested fee of £45 per class

Suggested fee of £150

School assembly

FREE!

o w T e g a t S Key 13 / 2014

Hands On activities 20

Our aim in Hands On is to take every opportunity to teach responsible pet ownership. Therefore if our suggested fees create a barrier to your students working with us, please give us a call to find out if any introductory offers or free promotions may apply to your area.

How do I book? To make a booking or request further information, please contact our Hands On education team: Call: 0844 248 8181 Visit: www.woodgreen.org.uk Or Email: handson@woodgreen.org.uk

Godmanchester Centre (HQ) King’s Bush Farm, London Road Godmanchester, Cambridgeshire PE29 2NH Awarded to our Godmanchester Centre

“Children were interested, had fun and the class loved the guinea pigs!”

The Animals Charity


Animal resources! Wood Green are proud to offer an exciting variety of FREE learning resources for all ages to enhance visits and also to promote teaching responsible pet ownership in school. Find them all at www.woodgreen.org.uk Interactive smartboard resources ready to use for all key stage two classes. Everything from solving word problems using a calculator through to learning about dog safety and fun class quizzes.  urriculum linked follow up pack for every session C booked full of inspirational ideas and direct links to relevant website resources.  hort educational films to bring S Wood Green and learning about animals to life in the classroom.  Games and quizzes for whole class challenges or individual fun!  nimal fact sheets great A for up to date and accurate pet projects!

Wood Green, The Animals Charity is the registered trademark of Wood Green Animal Shelters. Registered Charity No. 298348

What does it cost? To provide our education service at Wood Green we need to raise income. However, the fees we suggest simply reflect a contribution towards some of our direct costs. The following suggested fees are provided as guidance only. Centre tour Suggested fee of £3 per student

Class session at school

Hands On pet day

Suggested fee of £45 per class

Suggested fee of £150

School assembly

FREE!

o w T e g a t S Key 13 / 2014

Hands On activities 20

Our aim in Hands On is to take every opportunity to teach responsible pet ownership. Therefore if our suggested fees create a barrier to your students working with us, please give us a call to find out if any introductory offers or free promotions may apply to your area.

How do I book? To make a booking or request further information, please contact our Hands On education team: Call: 0844 248 8181 Visit: www.woodgreen.org.uk Or Email: handson@woodgreen.org.uk

Godmanchester Centre (HQ) King’s Bush Farm, London Road Godmanchester, Cambridgeshire PE29 2NH Awarded to our Godmanchester Centre

“Children were interested, had fun and the class loved the guinea pigs!”

The Animals Charity


Wood Green Key Stage Two