Practical activity: Creating a field notebook

In this activity, students create their own field notebook for use during the lesson to conduct a study of an outdoor site. It can also be used in future lessons or as a homework tool, as students can survey different areas.

  • Key Stage: KS2, KS3
  • Time required: a lesson plus homework

About this resource

  • Resource type: practical activity
  • Theme: Tools for outdoor enquiry
  • Curriculum links

Materials required

  • outdoor spaces
  • blank notebooks or sheets of paper
  • pens, pencils, etc

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