Activities and resources for home learning


Whilst you can't beat the hands on experience of visiting the show,
we can certainly help to link you to a wealth of resources to keep you connected to farming, country life, food and the environment. See below!



Countyside classroom
provides full lesson plans and activities for all Key Stages and SEN groups across the whole curriculum. Printers aren't required for all activities

 

Forestry England Student Information page
is great for GCSE and A-level students with videos on sustainable forest management, forestry careers and links to all their forest design plans!

 

British Wool Marketing Board
have great interactive games for primary school children and tell the story of wool - from farm to product


NFU education page
has brilliant STEM based projects for Years 1 to 6 to learn about British Farming and the supply chain


AHDB (Agriculture and Horticulture Development Board) & British Nutrition Foundation have teamed up to encourage a full understanding of how food is produced and positive impression of British Farming. See their Education Strategy


Food - A fact of life
 - free resources for teaching young people aged 3-16 years about where food comes from, cooking and healthy eating


Grow Your Own Potatoes
- this site has resources aimed at age 5 -11yrs to learn about the history of potatoes and how to grow your own