Teacher & Pupil Testimonials

Recent Teacher Testimonials


  • The staff that ran the teaching session were fantastic. They were `hands-on` with the pupils and very helpful. (Mrs Begum, Abu Bakr Girls School – 21/11/17)
  • Super knowledge and enthusiasm by staff in Animal Handling workshop. The pupils thoroughly enjoyed their experience and the students who went last year were keen to talk to this year’s students about it. (Ms G. Russell, Manor House School – 10/10/17)
  • We had a fantastic day – my first trip and one to remember, so thank you. (Miss C. Lander, St Stephen’s C of E Primary – 06/10/17)
  • Thank you, the children and staff had an amazing time. Some called it the best trip ever. (Mr J. Ricketts, Kingsthorne Primary – 29/09/17)
  • Thank you for our tour of the Glasshouses, both guides were excellent. I’ve not had a class get so much out of an educational visit before – we went twice around a class of 30 naming things they’d learned during the day and didn’t repeat anything! (Dr R. Fishwick, Lickey Hills Primary – 03/05/17)
  • Our visit was well organised and ran smoothly from start to finish, and the children loved it. We will be back! (Mrs J. McGrath, Our Lady Queen of Peace Catholic Primary – 26/04/17)
  • The teaching session was very enlightening! Thank you for a super day! (Mrs M. Gillott, Priory School – 10/03/17)
  • Rainforest Fun with Live Animals was an excellent teaching session. (Miss L. Bick, Brookfields Primary – 17/02/17)
  • Absolutely loved it – children learnt a lot and are still talking about the teaching session during lunch! (Miss L. Symonds, Sytchampton Primary – 10/01/17)
  • The educational workshop (and teacher) was outstanding. The content was pitched perfectly and her knowledge of all the elements discussed was impressive. She related very well to the children and they responded accordingly. (Miss S. Nagra, Stoneydelph Primary – 17/11/16)
  • Thank you for a wonderful day out that I am sure the children will remember for many years! (Miss S. Powell, Leominster Primary – 10/11/16)

 Recent Pupil Testimonials


” It’s beautiful, I’m having the best day ever!” (Year 3 – 03/11/17)

“The best trip ever!” (Year 2 – 20/09/17)

“We’ve had a wonderful day and we’ve learnt a lot to help us in our rainforest theme.” (Year 5 – 21/03/17).

“We learnt a lot of things we hadn’t learnt before!” (Year 3 – 10/03/17)

“I loved the fish, being a `human tree` and learning about flowers.” (Year 1 – 28/02/17)

“It was really kind how we were allowed to hold the animals!” (Year 5 – 16/01/17)

“The teaching session was very informative and fun. Thank you for a wonderful day!” (Year 4 – 07/11/16)

“Exploring the Gardens was fantastic! I wanted more time to do it!” (Year 5 – 07/10/16)

“It was great fun using the maps. It was the best day ever!” (Year 4 – 27/09/16)

“An excellent day! I learned a lot.” (Year 3 – 15/09/16)

“Who knew seeds could be so big! Best trip ever!” (Year 4 – 14/09/16)

“My experience at the Botanical Gardens was awesome!” (Year 10 – 2015/16)

“I would definitely come back but no school and teachers, just friends. It was totally epic.” (Year 10 – 2015/16)

“My experience here was fun, the staff were very cheerful and I enjoyed being around them.” (Year 10 – 2015/16)