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Explorers Maths Workshops

To celebrate Maths in the aquarium, Explorers Maths Workshops for Primary Schools will take place in Galway Atlantaquaria.
What
  • Primary
  • Location: Connacht
When Oct 13, 2014
from 12:30 PM to 02:30 PM
Where Galway Atlantaquaria
Contact Name
Contact Phone 091 585100
Attendees Primary
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This workshop, which is suitable for all primary school students, can be tailored to suit classes from junior infants upwards. Schools will take part in a guided tour of the aquarium, with maths integrated throughout and a special maths activity in the aquarium classroom.

Maths challenges will include:

  • Finding out who there is more of in the aquarium, starfish or lobsters?
  • Estimating and measuring a fin whale skeleton
  • Helping complete the aquarium work timetable
  • Investigating marine food chains and marine litter
  • Sorting shells and creating patterns
  • Measuring the height of the aquarium lighthouse
  • Comparing and sorting marine animals.

Students will be provided with a maths worksheet and certificate of participation.

Full booking and price details are available from the link below.

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