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Minibeast Pond Safari

Minibeast Pond Safari


Wildlife Garden

9 July 2015 10:30 - 11:30, 12:30 - 13:30
10 July 2015 10:30 - 11:30, 12:30 - 13:30
16 July 2015 10:30 - 11:30, 12:30 - 13:30

Free event for schools

Suitable for: Key Stage 2

Pre-visit information and curriculum links PDF (1.8 MB)

Survey the diverse species living in and around the pond of the Museum's Wildlife Garden.

Students will be shown how to find species, identify them, and keep a record of their findings.

Our trained science educators will introduce the activity and encourage students to consider how different invertebrates are adapted to their environment.

This workshop includes:
-pond dipping
-using keys to identify invertebrates
-recording observations
-developing awareness of habitats and
-invertebrate adaptations.

Learning themes: working scientifically, plants, living things and their habitats.

Booking: reserve your place by calling the schools booking team on +44(0)20 7942 5555

Capacity: 30 students

Duration: 45 minutes

Meeting point: Darwin Centre Atrium

After your visit
Download the land survey sheet to conduct a wildlife survey back at school. See the pre-visit information PDF (above) for instructions.

Booking Required
Please call our booking line on +44(0)20 7942 5555

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