Wildlife Garden Explorers

There are separate versions of this activity for Foundation Stage and Key Stage 1 students.

Pre-visit information and curriculum links for Foundation Stage PDF (1.1 MB)

Pre-visit information and curriculum links for Key Stage 1 PDF (2.1 MB)

Lead your class as they take on the role of explorers to investigate the Wildlife Garden.


Please note that this activity only runs from April to October.

Pupils are provided with hats and binoculars and a variety of fun learning activities.

Divide your class into groups, each with an adult leader who can work with the pupils and encourage observation and discussion.

Teachers and accompanying adults will be provided with activity instruction booklets.

Learning themes
  • using the senses
  • plants and animals in their local environment
  • habitats and homes
  • variation
  • green plants and leaves.

Duration: 60 minutes

Capacity: 32 places

Booking: book in advance by calling the Museum booking team on +44 (0)20 7942 5555