Learn what a palaeontologist does and discover amazing dinosaurs in this digital schools session.
Our Digital Schools Sessions bring the museum to your classroom. Our free sessions are led by our team of Enablers and are broadcast using Microsoft Teams. Read our FAQs for further information about our sessions.
Thu 23 & Tue 28 Sep (Fully booked) December dates to follow shortly
Sessions are free of charge and are available to UK-based schools only.
By the end of the session, we will have
learned about palaeontologists and their work. Found out more about our museum dinosaurs including T. rex and what it ate.
Join our Enablers for 25 minutes of interactive fun where we explore our museum’s dinosaur and fossil collections. We’ll learn about the work of palaeontologists, then through our handling collection, your class can discover the secrets of one of the museum’s most popular residents. We will provide activities for your class to do before and after the session, and there will be opportunities for questions.
I can explore examples of food chains and show an appreciation of how animals and plants depend on each other for food. SCN 1-02a. I can identify and classify examples of living things, past and present, to help me appreciate their diversity. I can relate physical and behavioral characteristics to their survival or extinction. SCN 2-01a
Use our Dino-no or Dino-yes quiz with your pupils before our sessionDi No Or Di Yes Quiz