Social Media

You can find me on the following social media platforms...

Search 0

Muddy Faces

Forest School books

Forest School book recommendations to inspire and inform you in your time outdoors.

We’d love to hear about the books that have inspired you or informed your Forest School practice. Please send your recommendations or short reviews to

Outdoor Hub

We have more Forest School books in our shop, from research and pedagogical approaches to practical guides and inspiration. All our books have been read by our team, and we are happy to recommend them.

The Essential Guide to Forest School & Nature Pedagogy - Jon Cree & Marina Robb

£19.99 exVAT

This book is a complete guide to Forest School provision and Nature Pedagogy and it examines the models, methods, worldviews and values that underpin teaching in nature. Published 2021.

Buy now

A Year of Forest School: Outdoor Play and Skill-Building Fun for Every Season - Jane Worroll & Peter Houghton

£14.99 exVAT

Rain or shine, this book will get kids playing outside, developing new skills and discovering the wonder of nature across the year!

Buy now

Bringing the Forest School Approach to your Early Years

£18.99 exVAT

How has Forest School helped to change attitudes about risk and challenge in the early years? What are the benefits of using this approach for children’s development, health and overall wellbeing?

Buy now

Critical Issues in Forest Schools - Mark Sackville-Ford & Helen Davenport

£31.99 exVAT

The editors, together with chapter authors drawn from the fields of academia and practice, form an experienced voice, encouraging the reader to reflect upon, question and explore complex areas of Forest School practice.

Buy now

Developing a Forest School in Early Years Provision

£19.99 exVAT

Explains what 'Forest School' really means and combines theory with practice on the importance of play and risk.

Buy now

Forest School and Autism - Michael James

£21.99 exVAT

A practical guide to delivering Forest School methods to people with autism - both children and adults - with advice on how to adapt activities to make them more inclusive.

Buy now

Forest School for All - Sara Knight

£30.99 exVAT

Anyone interested in how to implement the Forest School ethos in their learning environment will be enthused and inspired by this book.

Buy now

Forest School in Practice - Sara Knight

£26.99 exVAT

A beautiful full-colour book by Forest School expert and teacher Sara Knight that inspires and encourages individuals of all ages to take an innovative approach to outdoor play and learning.

Buy now

International Perspectives on Forest School - Sara Knight

£27.99 exVAT

Forest School is now implemented across a wide range of settings both nationally and internationally, and this book explores the global similarities between the Forest School approach and how natural spaces are being used all over the world.

Buy now
Return to top


Keep in touch

Register to receive our free email newsletter, full of outdoor inspiration, dates, deals and competitions.