Bushcraft – Fire Starting

Working as a group to start a fire

fire lighting
Learning objective

To work as a group to safely start a fire.


During this 1-hour session, children learn about the fire triangle, practise creating a spark using a flint and steel, and work as a group to create a small fire.

Key information

One-hour session.

This is available for Key Stage 2 children.

The key focus for this is survival and working as a team.