Explorers: Ourselves and Other Animals

Event information

Event type: self-led

Location: School Reception

Suitable for: Early Years Foundation Stage (five years and under), key stage 1 (ages 5-7)

Capacity: 32 students

Duration: 60 minutes

Ticket prices:

£1 per student
Booking required

Develop your pupils' science skills with this self-guided tour through the Museum. 

Pupils will be provided with hats, binoculars and notebooks as they take on the role of explorers. The activities encourage scientific enquiry and observation while also appealing to students' imagination and sense of adventure. 

You will divide your class into groups and assign each one an adult leader who will work with pupils to encourage observation and discussion. 

Teachers and accompanying adults will be given activity instruction booklets.

Learning themes: animals including humans, working scientifically 

Pre-visit information and curriculum links PDF (60KB)

Event dates
25 June 2018 10.30-11.20, 11.30-12.20, 12.30-13.20
26 June 2018 10.30-11.20, 11.30-12.20, 12.30-13.20
27 June 2018 10.30-11.20, 11.30-12.20, 12.30-13.20
28 June 2018 10.30-11.20, 11.30-12.20, 12.30-13.20
29 June 2018 10.30-11.20, 11.30-12.20, 12.30-13.20
2 July 2018 10.30-11.20, 11.30-12.20, 12.30-13.20
3 July 2018 10.30-11.20, 11.30-12.20, 12.30-13.20
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How to book

Call our school bookings team on +44(0)20 7942 5555.

Please read the pre-booking checklist (pdf 69kB) before you phone.

Lines are open Monday-Friday from 8.30-16.00.

Please read our payment and cancellation conditions before booking.

Essential information

Everything you need to know for a smooth-running day, from where to go for lunch to completing a risk assessment.