Bayworld
Themes
Museum School

Foundation Phase Themes

TERM ONE

Birds of Prey

What is a bird of prey? Learn about the special adaptations of these beautiful predators. How do these birds help to keep the balance in nature?

Venomous Snakes

Snakes are reptiles. Are all snakes venomous? Learn about the special characteristics and adaptations of these animals.  Discuss how they use these adaptations in their habitat to find food and defend themselves. 

TERM TWO

Sharks

Sharks are fish, discover what makes them unique. Learn about their exceptional features, what they eat and how they reproduce. Who are their enemies, how do they protect themselves and what is their role in the marine environment?

Dinosaur Defence

How did different dinosaurs defend themselves?

TERM THREE

Marine (Ocean) Pollution

What causes pollution in the oceans?  How does this pollution affect the animals that live in the oceans? What can we do to prevent this pollution?

Lizards

Lizards are amazing creatures! What do they eat, how do they walk up walls and why do they enjoy sitting in the sun? Have you ever wondered about their role in the environment?

TERM FOUR

Dolphins

Dolphins live in the ocean, but they are not fish. Learn some interesting dolphin facts and how they survive in the ocean. Discuss their special characteristics.

Crocodiles

Crocodiles are beautiful reptiles. Discuss their habitat, diet and whether they are cranky creatures. Learn how they reproduce and care for their young.

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