November 2014: Congleton 1st Beaver and Cubs

Leaders visited Congleton 1st Beaver and Cubs groups to talk about ‘Giving
Nature a Home’.

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They discussed the work of the RSPB and the importance of looking after nature
in our own gardens.

All the children identified real-life examples of man-made homes for wildlife
and the animals they were designed for.

The children then made bug bungalows from a selection of natural and recycled
materials . These will provide wonderful overwintering habitats for insects and
other tiny invertebrates.

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Cubs designed animal homes for a woodland habitat and placed them in suitable
sites on our woodland poster.

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The sessions were rounded off with a running round game that illustrated how
positive actions for nature benefit wildlife.

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