Excursion Program Overview
Discover how worms can help to reduce your waste! A story, song, puppets and real live worms help you explore their favourite foods and more. Visit our ‘Incredible Shrinking Machine’ in minibeast costumes to imagine what the worms and their friends get up to!
- A storybook introduction to get tuned in
- An interactive play complete with costumes inside our ‘Incredible Shrinking Machine’
- Investigate live worms
- Explore what foods belong in the worm farm or compost bin with the help of our worm puppets
- Sing a song to help us learn about worms
Can be combined with Recycling activities. See Recycling Rules
Duration: Can be customised based on the needs of your learners. We recommend 1 hour with a 15 minute break half way through.
Restrictions: Maximum of 25 children per Gould League educator. Adults are free of charge, and we suggest bringing a minimum of 5 per group. No younger siblings please.
Victorian Early Years Learning and Development Framework: Outcome 2
National Quality Standards: Standard 3.3
|Program Location||Sustainability Education Centre Cheltenham|
|Max # of Groups (group max 30)||3|
|Possible Start Times||10am (9.45am arrival), 12.30pm (12.15pm arrival)|
|Program Duration||1.5 hours|
|Program Theme||Living things, Sustainability, Waste Minimisation, Worms & Compost|
|Cost per group||$330 + GST|