Minibeasts

The resources below complement a visit to the Bugs Alive! Exhibition at Melbourne Museum.The study of insects and spiders has curriculum links to Science Knowledge and Understanding, The Arts and Interpersonal Development.

The kit consists of excursion resources and additional resources.

Excursion resources

These PDF files relate directly to an excursion to the Bugs Alive! exhibition at Melbourne Museum. Exhibition trails should be selected and discussed before the excursion.

ResourceYear LevelPDF Link
Early Years Trail Prep-2 94Kb
Middle Years Trail 3-6 80Kb
Live Bugs Trail 3-6 29Kb

Additional resources

These PDF files provide background information about minibeasts, and student activities to do at home or in the classroom.

ResourceYear LevelPDF Link
Activities for Prep-Year 2 Classrooms Prep-2 453Kb
Activities for Years 3-6 Classrooms 3-6 615Kb

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