A panoramic glimpse of everything pre-historic.
Graham Woollard will lead your students on an exciting geological and palaeontological adventure from the Earth’s primordial beginning.
The morning session consists of group investigation where your students will explore numerous informative displays and wonderful scale models of the world in various stages of evolution, Dinosaur models and plus high grade genuine fossil specimens, interspersed with interactive discussions on the following sub-topics:-
THE EARTH’S FORMATION – From a spinning cloud of gas to a rocky core.
TIME LINE – Bacteria to walking fish to early humans.
ROCKS – What is a Rock? What are they made of?
DINOSAURS – The life and times of T.Rex, Velociraptor and Triceratops.
The afternoon session starts with an interactive group discussion on the EARTH’S SPECTACULAR FOSSIL TREASURES, followed by:
FOSSILS – What are they and how are they made.
FOSSIL HUNTING – Equipment used by Graham to excavate fossils.
DARWIN – The importance of fossil megafauna discoveries on the voyage of HMS Beagle in 1831.
This is followed by hands on examination of some exceptional fossil specimens and the opportunity for students to select and draw fossils of their choice.
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N.B. The order and content of workshops may vary dependant on suitability of individual school’s facilities, timetables and any health and safety concerns, and will be at the discretion of the workshop leader. Not all workshops are available in some areas.