Never has climate change been so important. With so much advice telling us how to reduce our carbon footprint and ‘go Green’, it’s hard to forget that we are not the only ones that can take an active part in saving the environment…
We have a wide variety of accommodation ideas for educational groups no matter what size you are from 5 to 200 and more! located within the UK from Scotland to Cornwall, Wales to Northern Ireland in various locations in City Centres, woodlands, Coastal escapes to high up mountains ranges and rolling countryside.
We have accommodation options providing a whole range of differing facilities for your students and pupils to enjoy while out and about experiencing a school trip or residential experience. From hostel accommodation to campus accommodation in great city centre locations such as London, Edinburgh and Cardiff to Residential Accommodation Centres in countryside settings.
The accommodation providers listed have fantastic experience with educational groups, giving you confidence in booking with them.
The accommodation providers can provide bespoke services to your groups such as exclusive hire inside and outside in various forms of accommodation, transport options to local attractions and catering facilities on site and provide packed lunches plus more. So, if you are looking at educational group accommodation options why not search with us via our directory. We have great ideas and options for you!1
What better way to bring history to life than by visiting an actual historical relic on a castle school trip? Castles, for example, provide visitors with a wealth of history. From the architectural styling to the various battle fields, castles allow students to immerse themselves into the history, providing them with a better understanding and improving their further education.
Here at UK School Trips, we have a wide variety of castles for you to choose from. All the way from Warwick Castle to Carlisle Castle, we have a castle venue for everyone. These school trip destinations provide students with the opportunity to witness hundreds of years come vividly to life, encouraging discovery and engaging pupils outside of the classroom.
After experiencing one of our wonderful Castle School Trips, students will leave with a desire for further historic knowledge, only increasing their interest in the history curriculum back in the classroom. Our venues are not only enjoyable but also inspire learning, providing classes with the chance to really get a sense of how this specific site has changed over time and what life was like for the people who lived there.
So if your class is studying history, why not bring them on one of our fabulous Castle School Trips? Your students are guaranteed to have an enjoyable experience and will also come away with better historical understanding. Come and book one of our Castle venues today!!1
School Trip City Tours are a great way to explore the world and experience different cultures. They provide students and teachers alike with unforgettable experiences that are not only fun but also highly educational.
Whether you want to explore the history or the geography of a particular city, School Trip City Tours provide classes with a wealth of information that can be used to support many educational subjects, regardless of what area of the curriculum you are studying. From investigating the historic architecture of Rome, to exploring the bright lights of New York City, there’s a City Tour for every class.
Unfortunately, however, School Trip City Tours have been unable to currently take place due to the Covid-19 pandemic. But that doesn’t mean your class should have to miss out on the City Tour experience! Here at UK School Trips, our venues are offering Virtual City Tours… These tours can be accessed through the internet, bringing the entire city into your very own classroom. These fabulous tours take students on a fun school trip experience while remaining in a safe environment.
So, if you want to take you class on an educational adventure like no other, book a School Trip City Tour today! You won’t be disappointed…1
Learning takes place EVERYWHERE
As schools start to re-open to more pupils and thoughts turn to planning for the coming academic year, teachers are having to contend with and respond to new challenges and adopt new ways of working.
Taking learning beyond the classroom, whether that is into school grounds, supporting pupils at home or visiting a new venue, is a vital tool to helping engage students and support their transition between home and school.
Learning outside the classroom is more than an annual day trip or week away. Learning outside the classroom can help students to flourish, it brings learning to life and builds connections between textbooks and the real world.
To be truly successful learning outside the classroom needs to be part of a progressive programme of activities and experiences that take place across the whole curriculum and all key stages. It is about getting children and young people out and about, providing them with challenging, exciting and different experiences to help them learn; blending short activities around the school grounds with longer experiences off-site.
Are you looking to introduce some imagination and inspiration into your classroom? If so, we’ve got the perfect School Workshop for you…
Creative School Workshops are an excellent way to push your students artistically and bring some fun into your teaching. Whether you want your students to take to the stage in a theatrical performance or would like to see them to work co-operatively in a sensational dance routine, UK School Trips has the perfect workshop for you and your educational group.
Creative School Workshops are particularly superb because they shine a light on certain areas of the curriculum that can often be pushed aside or ignored. This artistic area of the curriculum, which includes subjects such as drama, music and art, is actually greatly beneficial to students’ personal development. Regardless of whether your class is in Key Stage 1 or Key Stage 3, Creative School Workshops will encourage your pupils to push themselves imaginatively and creatively, encouraging them to try out new activities they may have never done before. But not only are these workshops a great way to improve confidence and self-esteem, they can also be used as a fun introduction into other areas of the curriculum.
So, if you want a creative yet educational experience that can be delivered in your very own classroom, you’ve come to the right place. Browse through our various Creative School Workshops below and pick the perfect workshop for you!1
Educational School Tours are a great way to get out of the classroom and explore the outside world.
Here at UK School Trips, we have a wide variety of Educational School Tours on offer that provide highly educational experiences, where students can become fully immersed and engaged. These tours are carried out by teams of professionals, who motivate pupils with stimulating activities and ensure that everyone is involved. And regardless of what area of the curriculum you are studying, there is an Educational School Tour for everyone. From English to music, we’ve got you covered.
In the current climate, many classes are unfortunately unable to enjoy School Tours. But that won’t stop us here at UK School Trips. We believe that school trip experiences are essential when it comes to education. And that is why we are offering an array of Virtual School Tours that can be accessed through the internet. This means that students can have the school trip experience without having to leave their classroom! These virtual school tours use state-of-the-art technology to provide exciting learning experiences that will be enjoyed by all.
So, if you’re looking to take your class on an educational adventure, Educational School Tours might just be the school trip for you. Book yours today at UK School Trips.1
If you’re looking to stimulate and engage students with a particular topic, then Educational Visits are the school trip for you. Whether you want your class to experience a specific geographical location, or would prefer to captivate them with a museum, the possibilities when it comes to Educational Visits are endless.
And UK School Trips has an Educational Visit for every student, regardless of ability or age. All the way from Key Stage 1 up to university level, there is something for every class! And these inclusive experiences not only encourage your students to work together cooperatively but will also inspire them to push themselves academically.
We have numerous Educational Visits here at UK School Trips, all of which are highly informative as well as being great fun! Rather than simply sitting in a classroom and filling out workshops, the Educational Visits we offer give students the chance to take part in adventurous activities and use their imagination. And what better way to encourage learning than by taking your pupils to have a fun-filled day? Bringing some excitement to the subject that your class is studying will motivate your students to learn more.
If you’re interested in an Educational Visit of any kind, then check out the fabulous selection that we have below and book yours today!1
Workshops are a great way to enrich your students’ learning and bring some excitement into the classroom. All areas of the curriculum and all age groups can be accommodated for, creating an educational and inclusive environment for all students to learn in.
Educational Workshops can focus on an array of subjects, from geography to drama. By honing in on one particular field of study, your students will have the chance to concentrate on just this one subject. This not only improves your students’ knowledge; it also lays a foundation for future learning. But subject matter is not the only thing your class will be educated on… They will also be introduced to a variety of effective learning methods that they will come to rely on throughout their higher education.
Educational Workshops also bring specialists of your chosen subject into the classroom. All of the workshops we offer here at UK School Trips are carried out by practiced professionals who can provide your students with an educational experience like no other. These experts can encourage pupils to look at their subject from a different perspective, inspiring them to learn more!
So, if you’re looking for a learning experience that is exciting, unique and highly educational, you’ve come to the right place. Book your Educational Workshop with UK School Trips today!1
Environment and Sustainability Field Trips are vital elements of the curriculum that can have major future benefits. By learning about the environment, students can help create a better planet in the future. And these topics also encourage students to get outdoors, taking education outside of the classroom and into a new stimulating setting.
Environment and Sustainability Educational Studies are for all levels of the curriculum, from Key Stage 1 to Key Stage 5. For younger educational groups, there are activities such as Exploring Materials and Change, which teaches pupils to collect, sort, identify and name natural materials, as well as Forest Skills, where students will learn to build resilience and improve their teambuilding abilities. For older classes, there are Renewable Energy and Water Treatment day trips, where students can investigate energy resources, both renewable and non-renewable. And there are also River Studies, where school groups will observe and take measurements of river channels.
In the current climate, when environmental problems are increasingly worsening around the world, it is critical that students are educated on the importance of sustainability and looking after the environment. Here at UK School Trips, we want to encourage environmentally focused educational Field Trips, Workshops, Events and Tours. Therefore, we have listed a wide variety of fantastic professional, experienced school trip providers. So, when planning your school trip experience start searching on our site today for your memorable environmental school group experience!1
Geography School Trips or Geography Field Trips are a fascinating Topic, in which students and pupils are able to explore the land, characteristics, populations, and phenomena of the Earth. It truly is an engaging subject and allows students to take an active role in their learning while experiencing a memorable learning outside of the classroom experience. If Geography in relation to a field trip is a topic that your class is studying or simply interested in, then UK School Trips have got you covered. We offer a variety of Geography-based School Trip destinations, where students will have the chance to further their geographical understanding, whether it be for human or physical geography.
Regardless of whether your students are in KS1 or at a college level, we provide venues for all ages and abilities. These will not only be enjoyed by all of your pupils, but will also challenge them, encouraging them to push their own personal educational boundaries.
The great thing about Geography School Trips is that they can be so diverse and unique. You can tailor your School Trip to be exactly what your class requires, whether you want to explore the natural landscape or discover the urban environment.
So, if you’re looking for a Geography focused School Trip for your Primary or Secondary Group that will not only be enjoyable but also highly informative, then you’ve found the right place. Explore the numerous destinations that we have on offer and find your perfect School Trip destination today!
Guided City School Tours are a great way for schools and educational groups to explore a new city. Whether you’re looking to discover the history or geography of a particular area, Guided City School Tours provide visitors with an abundance of information that can be linked to many aspects of the curriculum.
City Tours are highly engaging while also being informative. They provide school groups with an efficient and informative way in which to discover a city. The various attractions and constant flow of educational information will stimulate students, motivating them to further their learning at home and in the classroom. One of the wonderful things about City Guided Tours is that school groups are able to visit numerous tourist attractions and cultural sites, not just one. You can get 10 school trip locations into 1 school trip!
From London to Swansea, York to Glasgow, the UK is home to various City Guided Tour operators. These experienced and professional tour guides provide interesting and informative educational material relevant to the curriculum. Students will have a fully interactive, fun, and educational experience!
So, do Guided City School Tours sound like something you’d be interested in? If so, take a look at the fabulous city guides we have listed below… We’ve got a Guided City School Tour for everyone!1
Unfortunately, where there is fun and adventure, there are normally risks to accompany it. This page is to help teachers, youth leaders and parents understand where those risks may lie and also give advice from the experts on how to stay safe and healthy on a school visit.
At UK School Trips we appreciate the importance of not only acting healthy but also eating healthy. A child that eats a nutritious and balanced diet will have much more chance of performing better inside and outside the classroom. Remember what mum used to say ?an apple a day keeps the doctor away?
History is one of the most valuable areas of the curriculum, in which students can explore the past and discover what has created the world we live in today. One of the great things about history is its diversity, allowing pupils to pursue specific areas that particularly interest them.
Here at UK School Trips, we have a School Trip for whatever period of history your class is studying, whether it be the Second World War or the Vikings. We also ensure that we only provide the best venues that are available, guaranteeing that your class will have an enjoyable and highly educational School Trip experience.
By visiting a Historic School Trip destination, students will be able to develop their understanding in a way that is impossible in the classroom. Seeing sites and objects firsthand allows students to truly think about the past and understand the reality of the situation.
From historic museums to immersive workshops, we have something to suit every school. Students will even be given the chance to handle valuable artefacts, transporting them back into the past and allowing them to further their understanding on the subject.
We are honored to have some of the best historic destinations that the country has to offer. Whether it be the Imperial War Museum Group, Warwick Castle, National Slate Museum Wales, Golden Hinde, Jorvik Viking Museums and The Edinburgh Dungeon these venues will fail to disappoint, providing both students and teachers with memories that will last a lifetime.
See some videos also of fantastic venues listed with UK School Trips:
Natural History Museum London
English Heritage Dover Castle Wartime Tunnels
So come and have a look at our numerous History School Trips and pick the perfect venue for you!1
Hostels are a fantastic form of accommodation. They provide school groups with a comfortable and safe place to stay when going on an educational trip.
We have a wide variety of Hostels listed here on UK School Trips. From city locations, such as London and Edinburgh, to the more rural locations of Cornwall and Norfolk, there are numerous hostels listed on UK School Trips, ensuring that there is a hostel for everyone. The locations of these hostels are excellent, ensuring that whatever the purpose of your trip may be, you and your students can have easy access to the educational destinations you require.
Hostels can provide the following facilities and benefits for your educational group big or small:
- Clean Dorm rooms and bathrooms for large or small groups.
- Social areas for your groups need’s.
- Secure 24-hour access.
- Canteen/kitchen areas and packed lunch services.
- Free WIFI.
Hostels also have wonderful educational benefits. They encourage team building and co-operation between classmates while also promoting self-reliance. Students will come away from staying at a hostel with a newfound independence that will only benefit their ability to learn. It also brings fun and excitement to the curriculum, inspiring students to enjoy their future learning.
The Hostels listed on UK School Trips provide school groups with unforgettable experiences that are both adventurous and educational. So, if you’re looking to take your class on an adventurous trip, why not book one of the excellent hostel’s listed here on UK School Trips? You won’t regret it!1
Surrounded by stunning views and natural beauty, the Jurassic Coast is a beautiful part of the UK. But it’s not only spectacular scenery that the Jurassic Coast has to offer. It also has a variety of educational activities for visitors to choose from. From fossil hunting to water sports, there’s plenty of activities to fit the requirements of every educational group.
The Jurassic Coast is England’s only natural World Heritage Site, and consequently, it is one of Britain’s most popular destinations. It is also home to some outstanding sites of nature. The vast collection of fossils, for example, is simply mesmerising – perfect for any geology or geography students.
The Jurassic Coast is also home to a variety of environmentally focused school trips, where students will have the chance to see the impacts of climate change first-hand. Educational groups will come face-to-face with coastal erosion and marine pollution, motivating students to be more environmentally friendly in the future.
But geography and environmental studies are not the only areas of the curriculum school trips to the Jurassic Coast cover. Taking your school group to the Jurassic Coast will get students out of the classroom and into nature. Pupils will be encouraged to learn in an outdoor environment, where they will have the opportunity to take part in adventurous activities and coastal programmes. This will engage pupils, encouraging them to develop critical skills. From teambuilding to leadership, communication to independence, the Jurassic Coast provides classes with the perfect environment to learn as a team.1
Looking for Lake District School Trip Ideas, want to plan an adventure activity or field school trip, why not take your school or educational group to the Lake district in and around Lake Windermere. This location makes for a fabulous school trip venue, as it’s the largest Natural Lake in England. It provides school groups with a natural setting, where they can learn about the environment while also enjoying a number of outdoor adventurous activities on and off the water.
What’s great about the Lake District is that it’s perfect for outdoor pursuits, geography field trips or environmental studies. Lake Windermere also provides students with a wide variety of water-based activities. There are a number of outdoor/residential activity centres located on Lake Windermere that offer a large array of water sports. Whether you want to go canoeing or paddle boarding, there’s a water-based activity for every student, regardless of physical ability. Activities at the Lake District are inclusive, ensuring that all students can get involved and have fun. And after taking part in these activities, students will come away having developed several critical skills. From teamwork and co-operation, to leadership and communication, water sports encourage pupils to improve on these essential life skills.
But the Lake District does not only provide educational groups with adventurous activities. Students can also explore various aspects of the curriculum, such as geography and environmental studies. The varied landscapes provide pupils with excellent areas of study, where school groups can study the curriculum outside of the classroom.
So, if you’re interested in booking a Lake District School Trip, take a look at the variety of venues we have listed below and book yours today!1
Science Museums are the perfect school trip for any classes that are studying chemistry, physics or biology. Here, students will find themselves surrounded by scientific phenomena that will not only engage them but will also increase their hunger for scientific knowledge.
We provide Science Museums for all students, regardless of what Key Stage they are in or their educational abilities, meaning that no pupil will have to miss out on these mind-blowing school trip experiences! The Museums that we offer provide students with the opportunity to take part in specialist scientific activities, where they will find themselves fully immersed in the world of science…
All of our Science Museums have been designed to enhance scientific learning and increase engagement with this area of curriculum. Students will return to the classroom with a new curiosity in scientific processes, making your classes more immersive and creating a stimulating atmosphere that everyone can enjoy.
However, knowledge is not the only thing that will prosper at our Science Museums. Your pupils will also have the opportunity to explore their creative side, inventing new products and using their imagination to overcome various scientific obstacles.
All of the venues that we offer are guaranteed to provide a fun yet educational school trip experience. Students will have the chance to look at science from a different perspective, in a new environment, surrounded by specialists who have scientific knowledge that is unparalleled.1
Why Not Try Online Interactive Workshops For Schools!
Online interactive workshops provide schools and educational groups with a live interactive platform to directly stream external professional workshop providers to carry out their educational specific subject matter to the student’s classroom or study area.
These online interactive workshop ideas can come in various online sessions including, Tours of a venue or external location which cannot be accessed at current by the school or educational group, Presentation of Workshop subject matter which cannot be handled in person but viewed online by the students who will get to see these tasks carried out and completed.
Live interactive Q and A sessions for students to ask about that industry specific subject, workshop exercise and industry led tour. What a fantastic way of learning about an industry or work subject that’s interactive for the students to experience and view online, plus being able to ask questions about the subject matter to get a real understanding of that process.
This form of online interactive educational workshop can work side by side standard hands on workshops and provide teachers and educational co-ordinators with more options in providing a fantastic online outside the classroom experience from the inside of a classroom.
Here at UK School Trips we are proud to promote these workshop providers below who have worked hard in creating this new form of interactive online experience so that students will not miss out on new learning experiences. So, looking to plan a workshop but cannot travel or have limited time! Choose online interactive workshops below:1
Needing an inspirational workshop idea? did you know that live Online group interactive workshops have been created due to the current climate, we have many fantastic day trip venues and workshop providers that have created via their expert experience and professional knowledge, many fantastic educational topics and subjects presented live through to your school classroom via laptop straight to your student or educational group member.
This fantastic online learning experience provides interactive live experiences bringing teaching sessions to life, the use of on-line learning technologies can provide a totally new experience. The workshops and day trip venues below are run by providers who have years of experience teaching the national curriculum in their field of work.
This type of online school workshop experience can provide many positive points from travel costs not required to slightly dangerous geographical and challenging environments being avoided for the safety of your pupils plus teaching time can be maximized in this way. We believe these can be run alongside traditional school trips and interactive workshops to bring a whole new 2020/21 experience to your students learning.
We are all learning this new way of life and ever changing external and internal environment but at UK School Trips we always want to help and champion the ideal of fantastic school trip and workshop experiences no matter what the format. So, what you waiting for! start searching for fantastic online interactive school workshop experiences below:1
Covid-19 has impacted all aspects of our lives, but education, in particular, has been significantly affected. Remote educational learning has been a difficulty for everyone involved and here at UK School Trips, we want to help. From OnLine Interactive Workshops to Virtual Tours, UK School Trips has listed a variety of remote learning school educational experiences in order to bring some fun to learning during the Covid-19 pandemic.
Remote learning school group experiences are a great way to bring some excitement to students’ learning and to also motivate pupils while covering key stage subjects of the curriculum. While teachers do an undoubtedly excellent job when it comes to remote learning, it cannot be denied that learning from home is not the most stimulating experience. And that’s where UK School Trips comes in. The highly professional school trip providers that we offer on our site can bring the excitement of a day trip to your class via a laptop! And this can have future educational benefits – encouraging students to have fun and enjoy learning about a future industry or profession.
So, if you're ready for an exciting remote learning school trip experience, UK School Trips has exactly what you’ve been looking for. Book you remote learning school trip experience now!1
Residential Activity Centers for primary and secondary schools South West provide students and teachers with a unique educational experience, in which classes come closer together and learn the importance of teamwork. Pupils will leave with a variety of skills, such as good leadership and communication abilities, that will benefit them throughout their academic career and even into the future.
One of the great things about Residential School Trips is that they allow pupils to escape from the classroom and learn in a new and engaging environment with their friends. However, even better than this is the numerous adventurous activities that your class will have the chance to try! Whether you want to:
- Try Archery
- Balance on High Rope or low Ropes
- Learn bush-craft/forest skills
- Gorge Walk
Our varied list of venues offers various activities designed around your school or educational groups needs when planning a school residential trip to the South West
If an adventurous Residential Activity Centre school trip sounds like something you’d be interested in, then check out some of our best destinations that are located in Bristol, Cornwall, Dorset, Devon, Gloucestershire, Somerset and Wiltshire. These counties provide a wealth of history, it also has stunning landscapes where students can really immerse themselves into nature. Your class will have the chance to appreciate wildlife in a way they may never have done before. The stunning Coasts and the varied natural environments provide the perfect backdrop for the outdoor activities that you and your class will never forget.
If this sounds like something you and your students would be interested in, then wait no longer! Book your Residential Experience today and enjoy what awaits you…1
A River Study School Trip provides excellent in-sites into river bank wildlife and the natural eco river environment for your educational experience. Whether your class is studying geography, science, history or even learning about the environment, river studies can cover various aspects of the key-stage curriculum.
And what’s great about River Studies is that they can be found all over the country, regardless of your location. From Liverpool to Wales, Scotland to Gloucester, there’s a site for everyone! Whether its guided walks or discovering what wildlife lives beneath the surface, there are a number of activities that can be carried out at River sites that are not only fun but also highly educational. These activities include:
- Foreshore Fieldwork (the study of collecting, identifying and observing fish and invertebrates).
- Riverside Fieldwork (the recording of river features using a range of scientific equipment).
- Riverside Trails (the exploration and observation of how the river environment has changed over time).
- Bird-Spotting (the classification of birds into carnivores, herbivores and omnivores).
- Historical Role Play (the investigation of historical river settlement).
River school trips also provide classes with a site of educational adventure that encourages exploration and promotes learning. Taking pupils out of the classroom and into the natural environment can have significant educational benefits. It brings excitement into the curriculum and increases motivation. After taking part in a River Study School Trip, students will come away with a greater understanding, and this will be reflected in their schoolwork.
River sites are a fantastic educational tool, and they’re there just waiting for you to take advantage of them! Why not book yours today and take your class on a school trip they’ll never forget?1
School Activity Centres provide school trip experiences that are adventurous and fun. They can take place either outdoor or indoors, providing classes with educational activities that are enjoyed by all.
Students and educational group members will experience indoor and outdoor pursuits that promote group cohesion and include physical as well as mental challenges. These interactive group activities provide stimulation, promote mental health, improve team working abilities and involve physical exercise to improve fitness levels.
Outdoor Activity Centres get educational groups out of the classroom and into nature. They have a wide range of educational benefits. From co-operation to confidence, communication to decision-making, School Activity Centres offer a variety of outdoor activities that encourage students to develop a number of skills.
Indoor Activity Centres provide students with highly stimulating experiences. From trampoline parks to go karting, indoor activity centres are designed to get students active and motivated. Whether you’re looking for a treat school trip, or want to get your class physically active, there’s an activity centre for every occasion.
Here at UK School Trips, we want to make learning fun, and for this reason, we have numerous Activity Centres listed on our website. There are Activity Centres across the country, from Scotland all the way to the south of England. So, if you want to take your class on an Activity Centre School Trip, we’ve got you covered! Book yours today, and take your school group on a school trip they’ll never forget.1
School Residential Trips will provide you and your class with an experience like no other! The longer time frame means that students will have the chance to really work on some essential life skills, such as teambuilding and leadership or just experience active outdoor fun activities.
Here at UK School Trips, we believe that Residential School Trips are a fantastic experience, that will both excite and stimulate students and pupils of all ages. The chance to spend quality time with their classmates and enjoy a new environment is something that your students will never forget.
The quality of the residential outdoor activity centres is something that is very important to us. That is why only the best Outdoor Residential Centers are listed on our website. Students and pupils of all ages and abilities can be accommodated for in our wide array of fabulous destinations.
Whether you want to enjoy the environment and tackle some challenging watersports, or would prefer to stay in one of our urban venues and soak up the history of a particular city. On our residential school trips, students will have a one-of-a-kind experience that they will get to share with their fellow classmates, making them closer as a group. This can be beneficial not only towards their learning but also towards attitudes and relationships in the classroom.
So, what are you waiting for? Book your own unforgettable Residential School Trip experience here on UK School Trips!1
Biology is a fascinating curriculum subject that covers many different topics at primary and secondary level, here at UK School Trips since 2006 we have proudly listed on the directory some fantastic venues and workshops that cover this subject in multiple ways through interactive tours, exciting workshops and hands on experiences that students and pupils will never forget.
School Trip Biology can cover subject areas such as:
Biodiversity and Evolution
Natural resources, Environment and Species Survival
Ecosystems and Sustainability
Anatomical Specimens / Human Body
Many of the school trip ideas listed provide and complement studies in the classroom, whether you want to become a marine biologist researching the natural world to a vet caring and saving a range of animal’s biology is so important in the world today. Students and pupils on a the trip will gain first-hand experience by researching in workshop projects gaining skills such as problem solving, working in a team, using organisational skills and analytical skills to name a few, plus having a fun enjoyable trip with friends and classmates.
Biology is a key subject for lots of STEM careers and on a school trip you will experience these environments from an environment/science centre, field trip, zoo, wild life centre, outdoor environment centres, anatomical interactive Museum, wildlife centres, safaris parks, space discovery centres, forest schools and a multitude of workshop services. So, to all you hard working head teachers and educational visit co-ordinators and heroes in the education sector start looking for great ideas and options for planning your biology school trip below via UK School Trips directory.1
School Trip Bushcraft Courses provide schools and educational groups with a fun experience while exploring nature and get in touch with one’s rural roots. On a bushcraft school trip, students and pupils will be taught wilderness survival skills which they might not get the chance to learn anywhere else. Many of our Bushcraft experiences take place in an outdoor setting, where students will have the opportunity to discover their environment and appreciate their natural surroundings. Regardless of the weather, your class will have an experience like no other, where they will learn essential survival skills that they will require throughout their lifetimes.
Whatever the age or ability of your students, everybody will be catered for. Here at UK School Trips, we believe that every pupil should be entitled to the same experiences. That is why our venues are inclusive and accepting of all classes. Whatever your needs may be, we will find the perfect Bushcraft experience for you!
Alongside being educated on survival and outdoor skills, your class will also be given the opportunity to take part in various fun and adventurous activities. Whether it’s climbing or watersports, students will have to work co-operatively to complete these tasks, improving their ability to work as a team and be a successful leader.
Bushcraft School Trips are excellent way for your students to learn critical life skills that they will come to use again and again. But education isn’t the only thing your class will take away. Our destinations provide unforgettable School Trips, which your students will enjoy and cherish.1
Needing school trip Ideas in Scotland! You need UK School Trips:
Scotland is a part of the UK which is not only massively geographically diverse, but also has a wealth of history that is just waiting to be explored. Regardless of what area of the curriculum you’re looking to study, Scotland has a wide variety of spectacular school trip ideas for you to choose from when planning a school trip or educational visit for your school pupils weather they are in primary or secondary studies.
It goes without saying that for classes studying geography or geology, Scotland will be their dream School Trip Destination. The vast landscapes and stunning sceneries ensure that this region of the UK is a geographer’s idea of heaven. One of Scotland’s main selling points is that there is so much for you to choose from! Whether you want to explore the Scottish highland’s or the Central Lowlands, Scotland has everything you could wish for. Geographical students will certainly not be left disappointed.
Scotland offers contrasting locations with fascinating flora and fauna perfect for an environmental field trip or even experience the natural wildlife that the highland, lochs and lowlands offer in abundance or why not try Edinburgh or Glasgow buzzing vibrant cities offering a multitude of day trips and historical architecture.
Various outdoor adventure centers are located up and down Scotland that utilize their natural surroundings for the benefit of students looking to take on a physical challenge or. There are high ropes courses for classes looking to take to the trees, as well as outdoor pursuits that will test your pupils’ abilities to work as a team and co-operative effectively.
On the whole, Scotland is most definitely worth visiting. Students and pupils will be able to experience the fabulous country that is Scotland, while also being educated in a stimulating way.1
The mountainous country of Wales provides the perfect backdrop for numerous School Trip Ideas and experiences. Whether you want your class to explore the breathtaking Mount Snowdon or would prefer to discover one of the numerous historic castles that Wales has to offer, there is something here for classes of all ages and abilities.
One of Wales’ greatest selling points is its fantastic geography. Geographically, there really is everything that you could wish for. For classes looking to delve underground, the Slate Caverns provide deep mine tours where students can discover life and the environment beneath the surface. At the other end of the spectrum, students can take to the tree tops and explore nature from above on the Go Ape high ropes course. Not only are these School Trips geographically educational, they also provide students with a one-of-a-kind experience that they will never forget.
Wales is also known for its traditional Celtic language and national history. If you want your class to study the culture of Wales, then UK School Trips is the place for you. We provide a wide variety of extraordinary School Trips, all of which highlight the history of Wales as a nation. The numerous castles and spectacular manor houses offer intriguing experiences, where your students will unearth knowledge on Wales that they may have never come across before.
Wales is a country that is brimming with educational and enjoyable School Trip destinations. Come and book your own Welsh adventure with us today!1
Planning a School Trip Around Minibeasts, Reptiles and Insects!
If your educational group is looking to get up close and personal with a python or would prefer to investigate a variety of insect species, then we’ve got the ultimate School Trip for you! A Minibeast, Reptile and Insect School Trip is a great way to get out of the classroom and explore the natural environment! Students will be given the chance to study a wide range of animal species, some of which they may have never seen before! From centipedes and crustaceans to chameleons and turtles, there is something to engage all students, even the squeamish ones!!
But animals are not the only thing that students will be educated about. They will also have the opportunity to study eco-evolutionary dynamics and evaluate the importance of this phenomenon. After taking part in a Minibeast, Reptile and Insect School Trip, students will come away with an improved understanding of the natural world and appreciate the significance of our wildlife.
So, if this is something that your educational group would be interested in, come and check out the numerous Minibeast, Reptile and Insect School Trip destinations we have on offer here at UK School Trips. You will not be disappointed plus many of these fantastic venues provide tailor-made educational tours, workshops and presentations inter-linked to your key-stage curriculum study at school.1
School trips provide a wonderful and quite often memorable learning experience for children, it is an opportunity for them to not only discover new sights and sounds in a unfamiliar environment, but also develop a flair for investigation, the ability to make decisions, lead a group or sometimes just to have that bit of independence they don?t necessarily get in the classroom. There is much to be discovered on school trips within the UK and abroad.
STEM School Trips are educational experiences in which four specific disciplines are studied. These are science, technology, engineering and mathematics. By teaching these academic subjects using an interdisciplinary approach, students will have the chance to explore subject-matter that is not only engaging but can also be applied to the real world.
Here at UK School Trips, we recognize STEM as an important area of the curriculum and therefore, we have ensured that we only provide the best School Trips on offer when it comes to this subject. Whether you’re considering an engaging STEM workshop, or perhaps an adventurous day trip, we promise to deliver whatever it is you’re looking for.
What is particularly great about STEM School Trips is that it’s not just one area of the curriculum that is studied. This allows students to excel in the topic that most interests them. Whether you have students who do well in science or maybe prefer technology, all pupils will be given the chance to shine and further their abilities. Not only will this be beneficial to their learning, but will also have positive impacts on confidence and self-esteem.
So if you’re looking for a STEM school trip experience, look no further! Our School Trip venues are guaranteed to be enjoyed by all, even the teaching staff, making you want to return year after year.1
School Trip Water Sports are a great and fun way to engage students in physical education. Not only will students improve their physical abilities, they will also develop many valuable life skills, such as teamwork and leadership qualities. Our Water Sports destinations are inclusive of all students, meaning that pupils of all abilities will be able to take part and contribute to the School Trip experience. After taking part, classes will become closer as a team and co-operate better within their classes.
But perhaps the most exciting part about our Water Sports School Trips is the activities that your class will be able to participate in. From canoeing and kayaking to paddle boarding and even trying a banana boat ride, there is something that will appeal to all pupils!
These venues make for the perfect end of term reward where students can enjoy themselves and also have fun with their peers. However, this isn’t all that students will leave with. After taking part in one of our numerous School Trips, pupils will have improved both their physical abilities and also their cooperation skills. These are qualities that students will need throughout their educational careers as well as during their lifetime.
So, what’s holding you back? Book your Water Sports School Trip today and take your class on an unforgettable trip that will teach critical skills, which students will rely on into the future.1
The South East is home to numerous beautiful destinations and counties such as Berkshire, Buckinghamshire, East Sussex, Hampshire, the Isle of Wight, Kent, Oxfordshire, Surrey and West Sussex, school trips and educational groups will experience and appreciate their natural surroundings and explore what the environment has to offer. Not only is there the stunning South Downs, there are also various other breath-taking locations, such as the Chiltern Hills and the New Forest to name only a few.
These destinations make the South East one of the best places to learn about the environment. In today’s current climate, it is vital that all students are educated on the environment and how our actions effect the future of the entire planet. Whether you want your students to discover marine life at the Sea Life Centre, or would rather have them explore the wonders of sustainable living at Shortenills Environmental Education Centre, the South East has something for all students.
However, the fabulous nature of the South East is not only good for studying the environment. It also makes the South East an ideal location to physically challenge students. Regardless of age and ability, our School Trip Venues push students to their own personal limits, allowing them to set their own goals and leave with a sense of accomplishment. But your students won’t only leave our School Trips with a feeling of self-satisfaction. Our destinations will also encourage pupils to work as a team, allowing them to build on their co-operation and communication abilities.
Here are a few examples of fantastic school trips in the South East that focus on the Evironment and Wildlife:
The Sustainability Activity Centre is Located in the South Downs National Park
Wildwood Trust Wildlife Education Kent
We have so many more fantastic options for you when planning a school trip! so what you waiting for!
If you’re on the lookout for a School Trip that will not only educate your students on the importance of teamwork and co-operation, but will also be physically challenging, then a Water Sports School Trip is what you need and there is no better pace to experience this than Cornwall in the South West.
Not only are Water Sports fun and exciting, they will also prompt pupils & students to learn skills and techniques that they may never have come across before. The thrilling activities on offer will, of course, challenge your pupils physically. However, they will also put your students’ leadership abilities to the test, forcing them to work in a group and communicate effectively.
Let your class take to the water, where they can take part in numerous adventurous activities, such as kayaking, canoeing, wake-boarding and even surfing! For various pupils and students, this may be something they have never tried before, providing them with a one-of-a-kind experience that they’ll never forget.
Looking for the perfect Water Sports destination? Then head to Cornwall. With its famous coastlines and stunning landscapes, Cornwall provides the ideal location for any classes wishing to explore the water and experience the wild Atlantic coastline.
The excellent facilities on offer and helpful staff ensure that all students will enjoy themselves, even if Water Sports is new to them. Our destinations even provide bespoke courses, meaning that you can tailor your experience to meet the needs and requirements of your class.
So, what are you waiting for? Book your School Trip Water Sports adventure in Cornwall today!1