This program introduces children to live terrestrial and aquatic macroinvertebrates. As we move through the different classifications, students develop an understanding of the similarities and differences between varieties of small creatures.
Children can hunt for minibeasts and begin the basics of scientific skills including; observation, identification and recording.
ResourceSmart Schools Outcomes
Biodiversity Module: Actions
B1.3 Are your classroom programs linked to practical, hands-on activities that encourage the use of school grounds as an authentic learning space for nature-based, informal and outdoor learning about biodiversity?
B1.6 Do you have visitors to school to provide students and teachers with knowledge and motivation around biodiversity, land care and/or sustainable land management?