Explorers: Ourselves and Other Animals

Explorers: Ourselves and Other Animals Schools

Gallery activity

Schools Reception

Suitable for: Early Years Foundation Stage and Key Stage 1

Pre-visit information and curriculum links PDF (29KB)

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

Cost: £1 per student

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

Please read our payment and cancellation conditions before booking.

Capacity: 32 pupils

Duration: 60 minutes

Location: Various galleries. You can pick up explorer kits at the School Reception on the lower ground floor of the Green Zone.

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

23 January 2017 10:30 - 11:30, 11:30 - 12:30, 12:30 - 13:30
24 January 2017 10:30 - 11:30, 11:30 - 12:30, 12:30 - 13:30
25 January 2017 10:30 - 11:30, 11:30 - 12:30, 12:30 - 13:30
26 January 2017 10:30 - 11:30, 11:30 - 12:30, 12:30 - 13:30
27 January 2017 10:30 - 11:30, 11:30 - 12:30, 12:30 - 13:30
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Natural History Museum
Cromwell Road
London SW7 5BD

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