Trips are arranged under four exciting, curriculum-linked themes
Imagination and Curiosity – English and the Arts - Exploring the power of imagination and how it can be harnessed to change the world
People and the Planet – Science and Geography - Empowering young people to play an active role in creating a sustainable future
Breakthroughs and Discoveries – STEM and History - ’Investigating the moments of genius that have enabled humanity to progress
Journeys and Adventures – PSHE & Skills Development - Celebrating the broadening of horizons and stepping outside of your comfort zone
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With magnificent views across Strangford Lough, WWT Castle Espie provides unique opportunities for learners of all ages and abilities to interact with birds and other wildlife from Northern Ireland and across the world. Designed to promote learning through exploration and discovery, their curriculum-linked learning sessions make the most of the fantastic wildlife and environments at their wetland centres and are suitable for a range of ages and abilities.
If you would like to book an experience with them hit ‘apply now’ and fill in your details to contact the team, using the subject Great British School Trip.
Don’t forget, if you are looking for help with funding the cost of your trip, you can apply for a bursary!
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We know that funding a school trip isn’t always easy. If you are looking for help with costs, you can apply for the Great British School Trip bursary. This can help with the cost of travel or entry tickets to any Great British School Trip partner venue.
Simply fill in our bursary form and let us know how we might help.
Castle Espie Wetland Centre, Co Down
BT23 6EA. Northern Ireland
Monday - Sunday, 10am - 5pm.