School visits can be arranged and organised: "Learning outside at Samphire Hoe" with themes such as:
Samphire Hoe rock pooling- Discover the creatures that live in the fascinating turbulent world of rock pools.
Samphire Hoe Safari - Discover the beach and coastal environments, go on a scavenger hunt, investigate the chalk grassland habitat and its mini beasts, play the food chain game and join in a fossil hunt.
Samphire Hoe Science - Carry out a bug survey, discover the rocks and soils, measure the weather, find out about plant adaptations.
Amazing insect art - Art meets science and history in a fun practical activity using detailed drawings.
Be a stone age artist- Discover the exciting history of cave art during this session which includes mixing pigments and giant chalk and charcoal drawings.
Around those 5 main themes is provided a practical, engaging and enjoyable learning linked to the school curriculum of students. Each session begins with a key message about water efficiency and promote how vital it is for all life on Earth.
For further information, please check out our new leaflet, "Learning outside at Samphire Hoe, a guide to our ranger events".
Visits cost £75.00 for a morning or afternoon session.
To discuss any arrangement and set up a date, please contact us.
To hire the Education Shelter teaching room, please contact: 01304 225649.
The recent addition of the Education Shelter means that educational visits can now also include the offer of a warm indoor space to shelter from the weather. The teaching room can be booked as part of an educational visit.