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New Educational Workshops for School Trips

Eco Tour can be tailored to groups needs Discusses the ecological impacts both humans and animals have on their surrounding environment. The group will be taken on a guided tour around the aquarium by one of our marine experts with time for discussions at various points. Key topics covered are; invasive species, the affects of […]

New Educational Workshops for School Trips

What is Evolution? (Key stages 3 and 4) Discusses the theory of life’s evolution from water onto land. Learn about how similar creatures have adapted to very different environments, what can and cannot be inherited from one generation to the next and take a close look at the evidence for evolution; fossils! We also raise […]

New Educational Workshops for School Trips

Sharks! (Key stage 2) Discusses anatomy and physiology; with a focus on the difference between these organisms skeletons and other vertebrates. This workshop also includes a close look at a shark’s dentition, the different types of teeth and their primary uses. Props are also used for a really close up look at sharks jaws, teeth, […]

New Educational Workshops for School Trips

Which Family? (Animal Classification and Identification): (Upper key stage 2 and 3) Animals can be grouped into different families, like the fish or mammal family. But in each family there is a huge variety of animals that come in all shapes and sizes. Discuss the groups that are present at the aquarium, the differences between […]

New Educational Workshops for School Trips

Life Cycles Under The Sea: (Key stage 2) The marine environment creates unique challenges to the cycle of life, some of which have been met with amazing adaptability. Follow some incredible animals from birth to adulthood as they strive to survive and reproduce. Also learn about threats to the survival of these animals and how […]

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