Thursday, 25 June 2015

FREE Antarctic programs at The Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery

Contact: Kate Morris, Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery
p: 03 6165 7001   e: tmag.bookings@tmag.tas.gov.au www.tmag.tas.gov.au/learning_and_discovery/programs/primary_k-6#antarcticprograms

Date: 28 – 29 July & 4 – 5 August          RSVP: ASAP
Location: Tasmanian Museum &Art Gallery

Intended Audience: Primary School Teachers

Life in the Freezer: A Day in the Life of Antarctic and Southern Ocean Animals.

What is it like living in the coldest region of the world? How has the amazing wildlife, such as the Wandering albatross, Emperor penguin, Weddell seal and krill, adapted to the environment? Discover who eats who, and the complex food web that exists in the Southern Ocean. This program involves students conducting guided research within the Islands to Ice exhibition.

Duration: 1.5 hours
Term 2: 28 – 29 July, 4 – 5 August
Suitable for Primary students. BOOKINGS ESSENTIAL.