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EYFS and KS1 Science and Maths Workshops

With our programme of Science and Maths workshops, your students can explore minibeasts, the milky way and magic beans!

Jack and the lost beanstalk

Jack has lost his magic bean but still needs to reach the land of the giants. This session encourages children to estimate size, make comparisons, identify the properties of materials, learn about different environments and discover what plants need to grow.

Half day Botanic Garden

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Marvellous minibeasts

What is a habitat? How do animals and plants depend on each other? This session allows children to explore a wide variety of habitats from meadow to woodland, from river banks to tropical climates and learn more about the habitats of insects and other minibeasts.

National Curriculum link: Habitats

Half day Botanic Garden

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Our bear has gone to sleep!

Our friendly bear has decided to hibernate as it gets colder. In this workshop, the children find out why some living things decide to hibernate in winter and listen to the story of a sleepy bear.

National Curriculum link: The changing seasons

Half day: Botanic Garden

Staying Alive

Staying alive! What do plants need to survive?

The Botanic Garden provides the perfect setting to explore differen environments and look at what plants need to survive and thrive. The session can be adapted to consider the effects of seasonal change.

National Curriculum link: Plants and Seasons

Half day Botanic Garden

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