Pierrepont farm is a stunning and wildlife-rich farm that provides a diversity of habitats for native plants and animals. The pond area is teeming with wildlife both beneath the surface and within the surrounding hedgerow. Our three pond dipping platforms give the children the opportunity to learn to pond dip, identify species and learn about lifecycles.

Reception Class 

Learn how to pond dip and discover how many different creatures live beneath the water. Play the creature feature puzzle game and try matching the right heads, bodies, legs and tails to complete the picture. Go dragonfly and damselfly spotting then create your very own dragonfly to take home.

Years 1 & 2

Head to our wildlife pond and explore the fascinating creatures that live beneath the water. Work out ways to group them according to similarities and differences and find out who eats what. Explore the hedgerows around the pond and discover why they are such an important feature of nature friendly farming.

Years 3-6

Go pond dipping and discover how many fascinating creatures live underwater. Record and name them with the help of ID charts and learn who sits at the top and bottom of the food chain. Explore the plants in the pond and hedgerows and learn how to classify them. Discover what a pollinator is and where they fit into the plant’s lifecycle.

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Key booking information. 

Not found exactly what you’re looking for yet?

Explore our Dairy Cow Discovery and Woodland Adventure themed visits below to see what else we have to offer.  Alternatively, download our brochure to view all three themes at a glance.

Not sure which themed visit to choose?  Combine them! 

By selecting our Pick ‘n’ Mix option you’ll have the flexibility to mix and match three activities across different themes to create your own bespoke Mosaic learning adventure. Meet our Jersey herd, go pond dipping and become a tree detective all in one visit!  There’s nine different activity sessions to choose from. Further details of all the activities available at each Key Stage can be found below.

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