Canal & River Explorers

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    Canal & River Habitats Topic Pack

    Learn all about biodiversity, adaptations, life cycles and foodchains and the wide variety of habitats found in or next to canals and rivers.

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    Canal & River Habitats Challenges

    Use these five worksheets to accompany the Canal & River Habitats Topic Pack. Complete them during a visit to a canal or river, or back in the classroom. Children can carry out the challenges in pairs or small groups.

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    Canal & River Habitats Activity Sheets

    Use these eight activity sheets to accompany the Canal & River Habitats Topic Pack. Complete them indoors preferably after a visit to a canal or river. Children can complete the sheets individually or in small groups.

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    Unravelling Rivers

    This pack provides an introduction to how rivers are formed and flow from source to mouth. It is aimed at learners in Years 5 & 6 but can be adapted for younger pupils. It includes activity sheets, for individual and group work, and whiteboard pictures for class discussion.

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    Llwybr Camlas Maldwyn

    Bywyd gwyllt y dref! Y dych chi'n barod i fynd ar saffari bywyd gwyllt yng nghanol tre'r Trallwng?

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    All About Water Birds Fact File

    Find out about the life cycles, habitats and feeding habits of our six most common water birds - mallard ducks, coots, herons, swans, moorhens and Canada geese.

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    All About Water Birds Teachers Notes

    These teachers notes contain curriculum links and lesson planning ideas for using the All About Water Birds information pack.

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    Water Birds Spotter Sheet

    Take this spotter sheet with you on a trip to a canal or river. Make a tally of the birds you spot!

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    Waterside Bingo

    Try a game of waterside bingo. Who can get a full house first? Stay alert because new discoveries can be lurking anywhere!