Survival of the Fittest - Don’t be a DNA Dinosaur

Description:

Are you tough enough, strong enough and smart enough to quickly adapt to suit your environment? It's a jungle out there. Can you and your trusted loyal pet friend survive the harsh environment? By switching your DNA code on or off, you could win the battle for your existence - the choice is yours.

Use your creativity and top scientific skills to stay ahead. Apply Darwin's theory of evolution to cope in the harshest environments. Meet the challenge of change be prepared to build, create and adapt in the blink of an eyelid. Transform and travel from the past to the future.

Cross curricular Living World, (biology) and Geography. Interdependence and adaptation cross curricular to art, D.T, literacy speaking and listening; thinking skills and creativity

Learning Objectives:
Children will know how animals and plants in a second habitat are suited to their environment how animals and plants in a local habitat are suited to their environment
Children will be aware of genetic changes in response to environmental changes

Start date: 10:00am, 16th Nov, 2019

End date: 3:30pm, 16th Nov, 2019

Location: South East / London

Masterclass year groups: 4, 5, 6, 7

Cost: £45.00

Masterclass leader: Muny Thach

Bio: Muny is an experienced teacher of gifted children both in New Zealand and the UK. Muny has created and delivered masterclasses for Tomorrow's Achievers for the last 8 years. His particular area of expertise is thinking skills and accelerated learning. Muny has taught primary children in New Zealand and the U.K. for 10 years and is currently teaching in London.

Venue: St Matthew's CE Primary School

Address: 18 Old Pye Street, Westminster, London, SW1P 2DG

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