KS 1, 2, 3,. First, Second, Third, Fourth Stage.
Ages 5 - 14
DURATION: 45 mins - 55 mins
OVERVIEW: Nature is a carefully balanced ecosystem which supports a wide variety of life through its biodiversity.
This workshop talks of the variety of life on the planet - informing of the difference in levels of biodiversity around the world and warns of the dangers to the balance of nature.
We also look at the Rainforest, and highlight the diversity of arachnids, insects and amphibians.
Animals used in this workshop
Key Workshop Objectives
Explain the concept of Biodiversity and what is needed for life to survive
Discuss what makes our planet diverse
Examine key habitats (including rainforest) and how creatures have adapted to life here
Discover the importance of insects
Explore negative human impacts and extinction