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Marvellous Mini-beasts – Design a Species

Overall rating 4 out of 54.9 (10 ratings)

Last updated 14 October 2013, created 29 June 2011, viewed 8,157

By creating and designing a new species of mini-beast, students learn how different species are adapted to survive in particular habitats.

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    Marvellous Mini-beasts Adaptation Activity for 7-11 year olds - Teachers' notes.doc (66kb, Word document)
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    Marvellous Mini-beasts for 7-11 year olds - Classroom Presentation.ppt (8mb, Powerpoint document)
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Useful for an inspiring and creative project homework

from Happyregardless, 14 October 2013
(report comment) 4 out of 5

Brilliant resource- plenty of material here. Thank you!

from V Powell, 05 May 2013
(report comment) 5 out of 5

At CREST Star we love this activity - that's why it is SuperStar accredited! The ARKive activties are all well thought out and the supporting materials are fantastic and really well produced

from CRESTstar, 24 October 2012
(report comment) 5 out of 5

Stunning resource and site thankyou for posting I will use this a lot.

from wildek, 29 August 2012
(report comment) 5 out of 5

Great Resource! Interesting topic to use with the children and will certainly attract their attention!

from snowglobe_eml1409, 13 August 2012
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