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Existing…..  Endangered…  Extinct ?

The Big Idea

From tiny tadpoles to giant squid, living things exist in an amazing variety of forms. Why is there so much variety and how do scientists sort, identify and classify the millions of species living today?

What? How? Why?

In Science, we’ll be fnding out:


How and why living things are classified

How a vertebrate and an invertebrate are different

How to classify local plants and animals

About the effects of food chains in our locality

About friendly and unfriendly micro-organisms

How fungi are different from plants and animals

Why composting is good for the environment


In Technology, we’ll be finding out:

How to make our own compost bin


In International, we’ll be finding out:

How the international community can protect endangered species

Why biodiversity is important for the well-being of the planet

Yorkshire Wildlife Park

To bring all of our learning to life, Class 2 will be visiting Yorkshire Wildlife Park  on 10th July 2018 .

It is bound to be an amazing day, with creatures galore.