Open Futures resources
Presentation for schoolteachers
A slide presentation introducing the Open Futures vision.
Welcome to Open Futures
The Open Futures brochure.
Information sheets for vegetables that can easily be grown in the school garden.
Download sample – Tomatoes
Termly growing plans
Information sheets on planning, sowing and growing a variety of fruits and vegetables throughout the school year.
Download sample – Summer term growing plan
Ideas and information sheets on the science of plants and animals in the garden.
Download sample – Germination
Ideas sheets on a wide range of activities linked to gardening in the school grounds.
Download sample – Creating a wildlife tower
Useful diagrams of a range of fruit and vegetable family trees.
Download sample – Orchard fruit
Ideas sheets describing a range of curriculum linked opportunities at Key Stages 1 and 2.
Download sample – Science Key Stage 2
Various forms that can be printed or photocopied.
Easy to follow recipe cards providing ideas on how to cook the produce harvested from the school garden.
Download sample – Honeyed vegetable kebabs
A series of straightforward fact sheets to help get the best from the filmit programme.
A useful example of a simple storyboard planning sheet.
Home access slips
Slips on which to write temporary access codes for pupils to view their filmit films at home.
Simple fact sheets to help get the best from the askit programme.
A series of detailed lesson plans to help children and teachers experience P4C and askit.
Download sample – Year 5-6 template : Emotions
Useful askit teaching resources.
Simple form to record class activity.
Philosophical enquiry session planner
Blank session planning form for use by askit mentors.