Wild writing

In this activity, you’ll spend time in nature and let it spark your imagination. Use what you see, hear, smell and feel to inspire a piece of writing – it could be a poem, a song, a story, or a description of your experience.

A child laying on a bed of grass with a pencil case and book.
Estimated time: 1-2 hours Season: All year Skill level: Easy


Head to a green space such as your school grounds.

Take some time to look, listen and experience the nature around you. Do you feel part of nature – connected to the natural world? What emotions do you feel? How would you describe them?

A child wearing a green top writing notes on a clipboard in the woods.
Partnering with

The RSPB is a member of BirdLife International.More