Dearne Valley - Old Moor
Once famous for its coal mining, this stunning area of reclaimed wetland now teems with wildlife.
What we offer
With an exciting indoor classroom, well-equipped visitor centre and a range of excellent education facilities, we offer superb facilities for school visits.
Our meadows, bird hides and ponds also provide a great opportunity for pupils to get a closer look at the Dearne Valley's fascinating wild creatures. Old Moor is the ideal place to bring your class for an unforgettable first-hand experience of nature which brings learning to life.
To find out more, take a look at the list of the programmes and contact us to make a booking.
Each programme is designed to last two hours. Sessions run from 10am - 12pm and then 12.30pm - 2.30pm. Two programmes can be combined to make a whole-day visit.
How to find us:
For directions to Dearne Valley - Old Moor visit the reserve page.
Programmes available on this reserve
PDF, 230KbEYFS and KS1 Brilliant Birds
PDF, 233KbEYFS and KS1 Discovering Land Minibeasts
PDF, 232KbEYFS and KS1 Discovering Pond Minibeasts
PDF, 153KbEYFS and KS1 Seasonal Sensory Walk
PDF, 152KbKS1 Plant Detectives
PDF, 72KbKS2 Investigating Minibeasts
PDF, 70KbKS2 Living Things and their Habitat
PDF, 72KbKS2 Pond/Mud Habitat Study
PDF, 66KbKS2 Discovering Birds