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West Denton Primary School

‘A Stepping Stone into the Future’

Fire Building and Cooking Skills

Our children learn skills from  being able to talk about the safety rules of the WDPS fire pit to building a fire and cooking a range of meals.

Pizza Making and Fire Safety

Years 3 to 6 have been working on their fire safety is our Bushcraft Area. They have prepared their pizzas using hygiene and safety guidelines, then the pizzas have been baked on the fire.  Even the cold and rain did not deter their incredible resilience. Each year group enjoyed their session and especially their pizzas 

Year 6 have been learning bag how to create a spark using a flint and steel to start a fire

Year 4 have been learning how to toast marshmallows, using fresh cut willow whips

Our children in Year 5 have been toasting Marshmallows on the fire using fresh cut willow whips for skewers.

Year 5/6 Learning how to make Chocolate Chip Muffins And Chocolate Bananas: cooking them on the fire

Our children in Year 5 have been learning how to build and start a fire using tinder and kindling found around our Bushcraft Area as part of our LSCA

Our children in Year 5 have been preparing and cooking Chocolate Bananas on the fire.

Year 3 Learning How To Make A Fire Then Toasting Marshmallows On It Using Fresh Cut Willow Whips As Skewers

Year 5/6 Learning How To Use A Flint And Steel

Year 5/6 Making Chocolate Banana Boats And Orange Chocolate Chip Muffins on a Fire

Year 6 Showing How To Use The Fire Pit Safety Rules