Sessions: dyke dipping

Dyke dipping allows pupils to investigate the freshwater ecology from specially-built dipping platforms. Pupils will explore the freshwater invertebrates, normally beyond their reach to extend their investigative work.

Learning outcomes

  • Inspire pupils about the natural world through hands-on experience
  • Encourage a caring approach to Norfolk’s wildlife
  • Explore interdependence and adaptation
  • Investigate variation of living things
  • Understand the concept of a habitat
  • Extend pupils investigative work

Age suitability

Suitable for all ages