Brighton & Hove environmental education

Wildlife Gardening

The documents below are full of suggestions of what to do at different times of the year to encourage wildlife to flourish in your school grounds, as well as advice on which plants to use and where to source them.  The pond risk assessment documents will help you consider how best to develop and use a school pond to ensure the safety of adults and pupils.

wildlifespringterm  wildlifesummerterm  autumn term

sound of the summer  plant suppliers  wildflower gardens

School Ponds

pond risk assessment guindance notes  pond risk assessment  pond activities and identification charts

Map of School Grounds and Green Spaces

School grounds provide vital ‘corridors’ for wildlife to move between household gardens and green spaces around Brighton & Hove. This fascinating map shows the city’s schools and green spaces, and will help pupils and staff understand this important reason for setting up a thriving wildlife garden at school. If you would like a better quality pdf of this map please email Katie.