Learn how to be a fossil detective, meet some amazing ancient creatures (well, bits of them!), and play a game or two, in this prehistoric science session exploring fossil bones, teeth, shells & much more.
Virtual Visit Details
Ideal for any Year 2-6 class, Dr Helen will amaze and inform your class with her large fossil collection, and activities, to help your pupils “think like a palaeontologist”.
- Learn about different types of fossils.
- Play the Body-Part Game to identify which part of the body a variety of different fossils are from.
- Do a class quiz-game to discover some facts about the fossil creatures, such as: How big was it? What did it eat? How did it move? etc.
- Finish with an “Ask a Palaeontologist” Q&A.
Be a Palaeontologist!
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We pride ourselves on offering a reasonably priced service - even our most expensive visits cost < £3 per child (based on a class of 30). Each virtual visit is priced according to one class dialling in, with discounted rates for additional classes joining the same call. Up to 4 classes can join a call. Please indicate the number of classes that will be joining the call below.
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