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Rainbow ColoursBooking Enquiry
KS1 & KS2 Science
Until Friday 17 July
Available on Mondays and Thursdays
This workshop can be followed up by downloading our free resources to use in the galleries if you click this link. You might also consider booking our Habitat Bags, some of which have additional inserts aimed at finding out about colours.
To make a telephone booking or enquiry call (0191) 208 6865.
Explore what colour is and how it is found in the natural world. Students will join in a workshop where they create rainbows and investigate colours through rock and mineral samples before thinking about why animals are different colours. The workshop is complemented by a visit to our Living Planet and Natural Northumbria Galleries for further exploration of animals’ use of colour for display, warning and camouflage in different habitats, using our interactive ‘Habitat Bags’.