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KS 1, 2, 3; First, Second, Third, Fourth Stage.

Ages 5 - 14

DURATION: 45 mins - 55 mins

OVERVIEW: We use ZooLab animals to investigate how and why some species adapt, evolve and adjust to a changing environment over millions of years.


We look at the human factor in evolution, discover vestigial traits of some species and discover the ability of some species to live almost anywhere. 

Animals used in this workshop

Key Workshop Objectives

  • Define adaptation 

  • Explore how animals have adapted to their habitats 

  • Compare the survival of 3 keys species 

  • Consider why different animals are best suited to certain habitats

  • Identify different types of habitats 

Curriculum Outcomes England & Wales

Curriculum Outcomes Scotland

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This workshop includes FREE RESOURCES!