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Minibeasts and Me

Key info...

Learning level: Key Stage 1
Location: Life's educational laboratories, Life Science Centre, Newcastle upon Tyne
Availibility: On demand
Minimum Attendance: 12

Students compare exciting creepy-crawlies with ourselves to gain an understanding of what living things have in common.


Lots of fun invertebrate activities ending with a great creepy-crawly story.

What will you learn?

Curriculum Links
 
Science KS1 – Year 1 – Animals, including humans
  • Identify and name a variety of common animals.
  • Describe and compare the structure of a variety of common animals.
 
Aims and Objectives
  • Observe, explore and ask questions about living things.
  • Share ideas and communicate information using drawings.
  • Learn the differences between living and non-living things and how we know they are alive (move, feed, grow, sense and reproduce).
  • To recognise and compare the external parts of some animals.
  • Group living things according to observable similarities and differences.
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