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Field of Mars Environmental Education Centre

Field of Mars Environmental Education Centre

Experience Engage Enable

Telephone02 9816 1298

Emailfieldofmar-e.school@det.nsw.edu.au

Invertebrate ink

Invertebrate ink incursion

Science and Technology

Where do invertebrates live?

During this incursion Stage 1 students will explore the incredible diversity of invertebrates that can be found in the trees or leaf litter in your school grounds. They will use a range of equipment to find, capture and study these important animals.

The students will discover amazing invertebrate biology by closely examining invertebrates they have collected or have viewed.

They will be taught how to draw an invertebrate using observational drawing techniques. They will use their observational drawings to help create an ink print masterpiece.

Location

Your school

Program details

Program cost

  • DoE school cost is $12 per student - GST free.
  • Non Gov school cost is $22 per student - GST free. Minimum charge $600.

Program timing

  • Maximum 3 sessions per day.
  • Session length 1.5 hours.

Program resources