Schools

Bring the textbooks to life!

Get your students out of the class room and to the farm this term. Open their minds with hands on learning experiences which engage whilst educating them.

Lee Valley Park Farms

Stubbins Hall Lane
Waltham Abbey
Essex EN9 2EF

01992 892 781

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SELF-GUIDED TOURS

Bring your classroom to the countryside for an interactive and hands on learning experience your students won’t forget!

Our self-guided tours are specifically designed to help you build your pupils knowledge of how a farms works, where milk comes from and learn all about our wide range of animals that live on the farm.

NEW! Check out our brand new self-guided tour teacher resource pack. Download your free copy and kick-start your farm visit.

 

Welome Pack

Risk Assessment information

Clover Cow Activity Pack - EYFS

Teacher Resources - EYFS

Petunia Pig Pack - KS1

Teacher Resources - KS1

Moseki Meerkat - KS2

Teacher Resources - KS2

Little Farmers Club Pack

Meet a whole host of animals from all over the world

Key subjects: Science, Geography 

Meet a whole host of animals from all over the world like meerkats, llamas and reindeer whilst learning all about their natural habitats with our interactive learning boards.

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FURTHER DETAILS

See where your milk comes from with a tractor ride down to our working dairy farm and meet the cows that make it all.

£5.50 per person
To find our more information or to book please contact us on 01992 892 781 or EMAIL US

GUIDED TOURS

Take a guided tour around the farms with the help of Lee Valley’s Youth and School Service and choose from the following tours which suit your key stage level:

Primary schools –
Field to Fridge

Key subjects: Science, Geography 

See a working dairy farm up close and teach the children about where their dairy products come from.

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Experience the start of milk’s journey to the supermarket shelf. This guided tour of our working dairy farm explores the crops we grow, how we look after our animals and wildlife, methods of milking and the farmer’s job.

Secondary school – Focus on Dairy Farming Farm Tour 

Key subjects: Geography

A tour of our working dairy farm.

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A tour of our working dairy farm will provide your students with an insight into the inputs, and outputs, processes and conflicts which occur in primary businesses such as Holyfield Hall Farm. Alongside this they’ll be able to get a real life picture of where their dairy and arable products come from and how they’re helping to protect the environment.