Biome In A Box Model

Biome In A Box Model

  • Primary
  • Year 1 - 4
  • Science
  • Humanities and Social Sciences
  • Geography
  • Technology
  • Design and Technologies
  • Environmental
  • Biodiversity
  • ...

Lesson summary

Choose one of your favourite animals; it could live in the sky, in the water or on land. Then research the biome (or sub-biome) that your animal lives in. Finally, create the environment and a model of your animal in a box! 

Lesson guides and printables

Student Worksheet

Lesson details

Curriculum mapping

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Safety advice: Always cut with the scissors pointing away from you.
This is a good activity for kids to complete independently.

Time required: 40 minutes 

Curriculum connections: Science, Geography, Design and Technology, Critical and Creative Thinking

Resources required

  • Coloured pencils 
  • Device for researching 
  • Junk material 
  • Natural materials 
  • Paper 
  • Shoe box or cereal box

Additional info

Learning@Home resources are designed for parents and teachers to use with children in the home environment. They can be used as stand-alone activities or built into existing curriculum-aligned learning programs. Our Learning@Home series includes two types of resources. The first are fun and challenging real-world activities for all ages, the second are self-directed lessons for upper primary and secondary students. These lessons support independent learning in remote or school settings.

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