Botany Bay Environmental Education Centre

Leading Living Learning

Telephone02 9668 2070

Emailbotanybay-e.school@det.nsw.edu.au

External features of living things science excursion

Stage 1 science excursion

Location

Botany Bay Environmental Centre, Kamay Botany Bay National Park, Kurnell.

Become an entomologist for a day! Discover the invertebrates that inhabit the Kamay Botany Bay National Park and study their external features close up in our science laboratory. Students will pop on a lab coat, conduct a citizen science project, and head down to the beach and rocky shores to identify the diverse marine life found. The students will spend the day immersed in science and the rich biodiversity of Botany Bay. 

Key Inquiry Question

  • What are the external features of living things?

Key syllabus Outcomes

  • observes, questions and collects data to communicate and compare ideas ST1-1WS-S
  • describes observable features of living things and their environments ST1-4LW-S