Our selection of interactive, hands-on workshops for 3-5 year olds are a great way to introduce children to ideas about caring for our planet and the animals upon it.
For detailed lesson plans and objectives please see our Downloadable Resources.
CROSS CURRICULAR: I WANT TO BE A DIVER
Imagine you’re a diver! Let’s get to know our fish, sharks and keepers a little better. Using underwater video watch one of our divers at work and learn some dive sign language, before getting hands on with some real dive kit. An engaging, cross curricular play based workshop designed to develop skills to support Early Learning Goals.
SCIENCE: FIND A SECRET SUPERHERO
Journey to where the Amazon greets the ocean, then meet creatures of the world's rainforests that are unlikely super heroes. Children investigate different creatures' abilities to survive in their habitat and get a close up view of our Hissing cockroaches. An interactive story and multi-activity play session addresses the EYFS areas of learning.
MATHS: PUZZLING PENGUINS
Pick up a penguin! This polar-themed story and play session focuses on matching, sorting, ordering and number. Plenty of free play activities to support the learning of early maths concepts. This session has been designed specifically for the Foundation Stage.
ENGLISH: THE BIG BLUE SEA
Dive under the water to find out who lives in the big blue sea. Can you help our marine friends to give our story a happy ending? This story and play session allows children to develop their imaginative language skills and is suitable for the Foundation Stage and for younger or less able Key Stage 1 pupils.
ART & DESIGN: TURTLE ART
Meet Rio the river turtle and learn about his adventure at sea, children consider the importance of caring for animals and their environment. This story and art session allows children to learn about The Deep’s river turtles before making and designing a turtle puppet of their own.
(For KS1, if requested, we can replace the puppet story with a short presentation.)
SCIENCE & CITIZENSHIP: SEASIDE SPRING CLEAN
Journey to where the Amazon greets the Ocean, then meet creatures of the world’s rainforests that are unlikely super heroes. Children investigate different creatures’ abilities to survive in their habitat. Get a close up view of our Hissing Cockroaches.
An interactive story and multi-activity play session addresses the EYFS areas of learning.BOOK YOUR SCHOOL TRIP - CALL 01482 381000 OR CLICK HERE TO EMAIL US