Coronavirus (COVID-19)

A message to everyone we support

We wanted to let you know that we're working hard to provide educational activities for teachers across Scotland at this time. Although we are still unable to deliver our face-to- face activities, our amazing RHET Team and army of volunteers are pulling together a variety of digital and hands-on resources to keep the food and farming learning going as strong as ever. We look forward to hosting farm visits and event really soon, we are all really missing seeing young people out in the working countryside, their visits play an important role in many of our farm volunteers lives.

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Teachers

We can provide you with a digital, online farm visit experience in your classroom! We have a number of fantastic CfE linked videos and associated resources.

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Early Years Teachers

Our Early Years Boxes can now be booked. Please contact your local RHET coordinator to book. We also have a fabulous new Early Years resource covering real life farming.

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Resources

For a full list and links to all our current accessible resources suitable for 3-18 years olds, please visit our interactive Wakelet which is continually updated.

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Could you help RHET?

Are you interested in volunteering some time with RHET to maybe take some photos, shoot some videos, support the local committee with growing projects or help them navigate their plans? We have a comprehensive volunteer pack and dedicated resources to support our volunteers new and present.

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What's happening in your area

RHET has 12 Countryside Initiatives across Scotland, each run by a committee of volunteers with activities organised by an area Project Coordinator.

To find out about what's happening in your local area, click on the relevant sections below:


Visit us at the Royal Highland Show

We provide a word-class education programme for school groups on the Thursday and Friday on the Royal Highland Show.

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Request a Farm Visit

If you are a teacher, we can organise a fully risk-assessed and supervised farm visit for your class.

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We are in need of volunteers

Farmers

The thought of hosting school pupils on your farm may be a daunting prospect, but we can help you with the entire process.

Become a farm host

Speakers

If you could help children understand where their food comes from, if you are passionate about the Scottish countryside we'd love to hear from you!

Become a classroom speaker

Events

Throughout the academic year we need help with a variety of events, including at the Royal Highland Show.

Steward or help out at an event

Committees

Our programmes operate in 12 areas throughout Scotland, each with their own volunteer committee.

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