Countryside Classroom - Connecting schools with food, farming and the natural environment

Growing Schools has been re-launched as Countryside Classroom, the largest ever partnership of organisations who are committed to helping children learn about food, farming and/or the natural environment.

It is the vision of Countryside Classroom that schools and teachers across the UK will embrace food, farming and the natural environment as essential components of a broad and balanced curriculum, incorporating them into day-to-day learning. As a result of this, every child will have the opportunity to learn about and experience these topics in diverse ways that are increasingly supported by experiences outside the classroom.

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Funding

Grants

Partnership Grants

Contact: Kirsty Brown Education Officer

Purpose:

A scheme to support teachers, scientists and engineers who want to work together to inspire young minds. Develop a creative project for pupils aged between 5 and 16 that demonstrates the relevance of science and engineering in today's society.

Who Can Apply: UK teachers of primary and secondary schools

Money: Grants up to £3000 available

Funding Body: The Royal Society

Address:

The Royal Society
6-9 Carlton House Terrace
London
SWY1 5AG

Telephone: 0207 451 2561 Fax: 0207 451 2693

Email: kirsty.brown@royalsoc.ac.uk

Website: http://royalsociety.org/education/partnership/