Primary Science Topics

Here are some primary science topics that Martin has covered


Wriggle and Crawl: Millipedes, stick insects, cockroaches, spider, crab and more wriggling and crawling.


Legs and Feet: Watch a giant millipede walking on 280 feet.

See a tarantula and scorpions with 8 legs.

Watch insects use their 6 legs to climb.



Colour and Camouflage: Some animals use camouflage and some use warning colours. 

See leaf insects, stick insects and cockroaches that use camouflage and find out how some use warning colours.



Adaptation: Find out how bugs are adapted to suit their habitats.


Classification: Sort and classify insects, arachnids, myriapods and crustaceans,


Explore The Seashore:   Martin will bring live shore crabs, periwinkles and shrimps, the shells of mussels, cockles, whelks, limpets plus mermaid's purses, egg cases, some fossils and more.


Minibeasts in your school grounds: Martin will lead an expedition in your school grounds to find insects, arachnids, myriapods, crusataceans, molluscs and more


Wildlife in your school grounds:  A wild survey of your grounds. Look for signs of birds such as feathers, find minibeasts, identify trees and other plants, there maybe signs of mammals too.


Pond Life:  Do you have a school pond? Discover and identify the animals that there. Martin will bring all of the equipment necessary to have a pond dipping day.