Wildlife Garden Explorers
Event type: Workshop
Location: Darwin Centre atrium
Suitable for: early years foundation stage (five years and under), key stage 1 (ages 5-7)
Capacity: 35 students
Duration: 45 minutes
£3 per student
School visits to the Museums at South Kensington and Tring
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Take on the role of an explorer and go on a magical adventure in the Museum’s Wildlife Garden.
Pupils will be provided with explorer hats, magnifying glasses and special explorer booklets to discover the amazing biodiversity of the Museum’s beautiful Wildlife Garden.
The session is facilitated by an enthusiastic and experienced science educator. Pupils will learn how to explore nature and enjoy discovering the diverse world of plants and minibeasts. They will be encouraged to make observations and to share their ideas as a group.
Teachers and accompanying adults will also be provided with explorer kits to support their adventure with their pupils.
Learning themes: using the senses, plants and animals in their local environment, minibest, habitats and homes, leaf colours and shapes, variation among plants and animals, biodiversity
Additional information for booked school groups
This outdoor activity runs in all weather conditions. Please ensure your students bring appropriate clothing.