BODY SHAPES

This workshop explores the adaptation of plants and animals to their natural habitat using a variety of classroom activities, including the close examination of pond animals using magnifying glasses and binocular microscopes. Pupils consider how the different body shapes of the animals help them to survive in their environment.

CURRICULUM LINKS:
• Living things and their habitats Recognise that living things can be grouped in a variety of ways.

• Living things and their habitats Explore and use classification keys to help group, identify and name a variety of living things in their local and wider environment.

• Evolution and inheritance Identify how animals and plants are adapted to suit their environment in different ways and that adaptation may lead to evolution.

 

WORKSHOP CAN BE BOOKED FOR? 
All year round

BEST TIMES:

March to November

OTHER COMMENTS:
This workshop is especially relevant to Y6 and will include work with microscopes