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The Oxford University Museum of Natural History’s Learning Zone education hub offers fun, educational resources linking to a wide range of subjects.

Your students can explore topics including animals, fossils, insects, rocks and minerals.

The site also includes fun arts & crafts, educational games, trails, jokes.

Key Information.

Suitable for: KS1, KS2

Subjects: Biology, Science

Topics: Animals, Fossils, Insects, Living Things & Habitats, Minerals, Rocks

Use: Yes (my name, role & school)

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About Oxford University Museum of Natural History.

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Oxford University Museum of Natural History holds an internationally significant collection of natural history specimens and archives in a stunning example of neo-Gothic architecture. It is home to a lively programme of research, teaching and events focused on the sciences of the natural environment.

The Museum offers a range of learning experiences for different audiences through structured taught sessions and tailored self-led activities. From early years children learning about dinosaurs to KS5 students carrying out their own research, the education team and collections staff can support your engagement with their collection.

Popular themes for resources include rocks, fossils, evolution and biodiversity. To see our full learning programme click the link below.

Many of their taught sessions are available as digital sessions. To find out more about their digital offer and talk about how these might be used in your teaching, please contact education@oum.ox.ac.uk.

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