From fishing to fossils, and sea weed to starfish Yorkshire’s jurassic coast is abundant with wildlife, steeped in history and alive with the sights, sounds and smells of the seashore.
During our exploration days the emphasis is on child centred experiential learning and our teaching staff will help support and guide the young explorers through a hands on learning journey of discovery. Whether you’d like a general overview or a focus on particular topic areas we can tailor the day to meet your needs and make relevant links with work undertaken at school.
Duration: Full or Half Day
Explore life on the seashore…
The Yorkshire Coast is abundant with life and the reefs that stretch across the coastline are perfect for a whole host of extraordinary creatures. Crabs, fish, molluscs and seaweed of all shapes and sizes await discovery and each is specially adapted for it’s place on the seashore. Some of the seaweeds are even edible!
Take a closer look and you’ll discover a whole new world!
Coastal History & Heritage Days
The North Yorkshire Coast is rich with history and heritage from Viking invaders, to Pirate smugglers, Abbey’s and Castles to Cobbles and Sea Captains.
There’s plenty to explore, so whether it’s part of a historical topic, geographical comparison or just a one off experience we will bring learning to life and open doors to some of Britain’s most incredible heritage.
Nearby locations include Staithes, Whitby and Robin Hood’s Bay.Get in Touch