Discover the underwater world
An exciting way to investigate habitats, food chains, learn about classification or even how to observe creatures closely and using keys to identify invertebrates that the students are generally less familiar with. We will provide all the equipment needed such as pond nets, white trays, magnifying glasses, ID sheets, safety line.
- This session is suitable for one class at a time of up to 30 children
- It can last 50 minutes for groups splitting their day into 3 sessions
- or 90 minutes for groups splitting their day into 2 sessions
- Required ratio – 1 adult : 6 children
Download the pdf guides for running this session as a self-guided visit below.
Get excited and lay the foundations before your visit, or follow up the session and solidify key learning outcomes with these additional resources.
Watch our 5 minute video guide on how to introduce pond dipping to your group
Watch our 15 minute guided video microscope session of creatures found in the pond