Life cycles, habitats and classification
The beaver's back!
Pupils show that they can understand both sides of a complex issue and persuasively communicate viewpoints to others. by creating pamphlets from both perspectives exploring the issues of rewilding beavers. PDF (3.2MB)
LEGO® Life Forms
Find our about adaptations. Use your imagination to build your own LEGO® Life Form that could survive in each of four challenging environments.
The great school lichen hunt
Pupils explore their school environment and discover how examples of life have adapted to live there PDF (3.2MB)
Watching and learning how plants grow
Welcome to the Plant Club! Here pupils learn how plants grow from seeds. They then sow their own seeds, and track their progress in a plant diary.
Articles and how-tos
Naming nature, putting life in order
How does a polar bear stay warm?
Spot the difference: butterfly or moth?
How do peanuts grow?
Butterflies emerge from their chrysalises
Show a bit more love to the humble earthworm
In the Museum
Workshops and shows
Ocean Life and Habitat Show
Come on an adventure and help our scientists explore the seas, from the sunlit corals to the midnight depths.
Explore nature in our flourishing Wildlife Garden, a tranquil haven for plants and animals in the heart of London.