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Education visits

Education visit testimonials

River studies

"Adam was fantastic start to finish with our project. He prepared thoroughly beforehand and ensured that the children had a great day. He ensured through his enthusiasm that the children were keen to learn about different invertebrates found in a river, as well as having practical experience of measuring the speed and depth of rivers."

"I would certainly recommend Adam to anyone!"

Mr Jones, Deputy Headteacher, Crab Lane Community Primary School, Blackley, Manchester

Darwin and evolution with Reception to Year 2

Planting seeds Fire-bellied newts Newts and tortoises

"Thank you very much for the fantastic Tortoise Science Day you did with us... Children and staff both got a lot out of it. The whole day gave our Keystage One children a real idea of what it means to be a scientist, as well as an opportunity to be a scientist themselves - a great opportunity to improve observation skills as well as having a go setting up a fair test."

Mrs Winters, Class One teacher, St James' CE Primary School, Malvern, Worcestershire

"The tortoise felt hard but was delicate too! I liked holding it!" Year 1 child

"I thought the tortoise poo would stop the seeds growing!" Reception child

"I loved holding the newt. It was really, really soft!" Year 1 child

"The children really listened well and understood a lot of information" Teaching Assistant

"This fitted really well with our topic on Darwin - a super day" Year 2 Teacher

Giant tortoises and seed evolution with the whole school

Newt handling Planting seeds Tortoise worksheet

"Adam offered us a whole school approach, engaging and challenging children of all ages from Reception to Year 6, talking about experiments we would not normally be able to do - and leaving us with the resources to continue the experiment and check our prediction. And don't forget the tortoise!"

Mr Hill, Class One teacher, St Mary Magdalen's CE Primary School, Accrington, Lancashire
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