Key Stage 2 (Years 3 to 6)
The Cemetery Park boasts a wealth of diverse habitats, including open grassy glades, deciduous woodlands, hedgerows and freshwater. As such it supports a rich variety of plants and animals and is an important urban site for birds and butterflies. In this workshop -the children conduct a survey of the flora and fauna of 2 - 3 different habitats.
Living things and their habitats - Recognise that living things can be grouped in 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.
Available all year round
Best times: April to early October