Inspired by Insects Science Club

Inspired by Insects is a Key Stage 2 Science Club offering four one-hour sessions designed to give young people a buzz about British insects! Ideal as a ready-to-go after school club, or you may like to use these resources to enhance your Science curriculum.

The Inspired by Insects Science Club will:

  • Help young people discover the wonderful world of British insects through the Museum’s collection and by exploring insects in their local habitats.
  • Develop an awareness of local natural history and a desire to care for it for the future.
  • Support young people’s development as Scientists by developing new skills including insect classification, insect collection techniques and skills in scientific investigation.
  • Link young people to the Museum by inviting them to contact the experts.
  • Increase young people’s science capital, encouraging them to consider museums and science as relevant to their life choices.

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