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The magnified and the magnificent at the Natural History Museum in Tring

As this is Yara’s last week before starting school, I wanted to make sure it was amazing and one she will hopefully remember. So when I got invited to the… 451 more words

katydids seem to be real shutterbugs

Saturday morning (August 19) I was half-dozing in my parkade sleeping spot and out of the corner of one sleepy eye I thought I saw, perching lightly on my right elbow. 301 more words


Much ado about nothing—aka silence of the gnat

On Thursday (July 13) I photographed a gnat walking daintily along a baby leaf at the tip of a blackberry vine. And gnaturally I wanted to post the photo but what can I possibly say about a… 631 more words


Day 24: Accidental minibeast hunting

On the eve on the 23rd we turned our house upside down in an attempt to clear our bedroom and staircase ready for the floorboards to be sanded and varnished.  26 more words

Classroom minibeasts - Readilearn

Learning about minibeasts in the classroom is a great way of engaging children with science knowledge, appreciation of nature, the interrelationships between people and the environment, sustainability, and caring for our planet. 193 more words


The Great Bug Hunt 2017

We had a great time on the first Tuesday after the holidays going on a Bug Hunt. Before the holidays when we let our butterflies go… 115 more words


P1 Assembly

Thank you to all of the visitors who came to see our assembly about minibeasts and a huge congratulations to all of the boys and girls who did an amazing job!