Audience: Prep - Year 5
Duration: 30 minutes
Availability: 1 – 29 July – 2 August | 25 – 29 November
How can we tell if an animal is an insect and what makes them so special?
In this program, students will:
- Investigate insect specimens just like a Museum scientist
- Learn why museums collect and study these amazing animals
- Explore insects up close with museum collections and real, live insects
Investigating Insects complements Science Understanding, Science Inquiry Skills and Science as a Human Endeavour descriptors in the Australian Curriculum.
The following links have been identified with the Australian Science Curriculum:
Program delivery is adjusted to suit students’ learning from Years P - 5.
- Program led by Museum staff
- $6 per student
- Supervising adults FREE
- Miniumum 20 students
Group Visit Information
For information on booking a group into a program and additional information for your visit, go to the Queensland Museum planning page. Groups may be allocated time for self-guided Museum exploration during school program rotations.