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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 their 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. Students will use their observational drawings to help create an ink print masterpiece.

Program length 1.5 hours

Maximum 6 classes, up to 3 sessions per day

Location

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