Where does the life cycle of a plant start? Take a close look at the life cycle of plants and all the different stages it goes through to reproduce. Find out about pollination and germination and how amazing our planets plant life is in this fascinating facts workshop. The museum team love to get out its collection of pollinating insects and seed spreading animals to show the students.

Choose one of the craft sessions for the students to get creative in with and take back to school for display.

  • Make a word tree
  • Decorate a seasonal wreath
  • Make paper
  • Learning outcomes:

    Explore the part that flowers play in the life cycle of flowering plants, including pollination, seed formation and seed dispersal.

    Main learning approaches:

    Active learning
    Creative learning

    All staff led sessions at the museum are generally two hours long and run between 9.30-11.30am and 12.30 – 2.30.

    To ensure a quality experience, we ask that the maximum number of children booked in per workshop session is 30.

    A room for lunch is provided when booking sessions led by the museum staff.

    Pre-booking is essential.

    For further information about this workshop, how to book and the wider school offer at the Dorman Museum please visit the website and contact the Learning Officer.