Teacher & Pupil Comments

Recent Teachers’ Comments

The excellent teaching session moved the children’s knowledge on and exposure to the gardens widened their horizons. 
The staff engaged and involved the children quickly and maintained their interest throughout.
Thanks – difficult to think of improvements – a very worthwhile and enjoyable visit!
Greater understanding of pollination – excellent role play activities.
Greater understanding of rainforest plants and their by-products.
Students were able to relate classroom learning to a real environment.
Great enthusiasm developed for the topic and new found wonder of nature.
Excellent hands on experience for the children, the session really helped to put our rainforest topic into context for our pupils.
Friendly, approachable, patient and knowledgeable staff.
Absolutely fantastic! Staff had great attitude with the children and were so knowledgeable!
Activities were pitched at the right level and length for the children. 

 Recent Pupils’ Comments

“I loved it here! I hope you never close!” (Year 4)

“It was super duper!” (Year 3)

“Very fun!” (Year 3)

“My experience at the Botanical Gardens was awesome!” (Year 10)

“I would definitely come back but no school and teachers, just friends. It was totally epic.” (Year 10)

“This was the best day of my life.” (Year 3)

“My experience here was fun, the staff were very cheerful and I enjoyed being around them.” (Year 10)

“It was wicked!” (Year 3)

“Can we stay here every single day?” (Year 4)

“I think your service is very good. P.S. thank you for having us.” (Year 4)

“Thank you for the amazing trip, I will come back.” (Year 4)

“It was very good, I want to come again. Lots of rare plants – I learnt loads!”  (Year 4)