Off the Path: Learning resources

These resources have been designed to support your Coast Path explorations back in the classroom and can be used before or after visiting the South West Coast Path.

These pages are being added to all the time, and more resources will be made available throughout the year so do visit again. Please do get in touch with your feedback so that our resources are as useful as possible.

Introduction to the Coast Path presentation*


Mapping skills

KS1: Compass Points activity game

KS2: Introduction to maps and classroom mapping activity – PowerPoint* and worksheet

KS2 Grid references worksheet and blank template


Wildlife of the Coast Path

Camouflage crabs activity pack

Peregrine falcon information sheet


Tales of the Coast Path

Smuggling and the Coast Path: information, poems for inspiration and pictures

Mewstone: Information sheet

KS2 English resources:  Setting the scene activities and Powerpoint*, Sea Fever poem notes



This is a trial project for 2018 and so your feedback is gratefully received, please contact: [email protected].

* Please email to receive a digital copy of the PowerPoint presentations.



Other resources                                                                              

Organisations with education resources linked to learning about the coast: