Go exploring for different colours and textures of soil. Layer them into an extra large jar with air holes in the lid and add some worms. Watch what happens next.
Foxes, deer, sheep, and wheelie bins can all leave trails. Find one and track down its owner.
Find something hard, soft, sticky, crumbly, silly, cool, brown, tiny, massive, smelly, mean, round, flat, strange, normal, straight, flying, underneath and something new.
Imagine all the things around you have never been discovered before. What would you name them? Start a small field notebook and fill it with sketches of your newly named findings.
Find a wild animal that's sharing cycle path. How long can you track it for?
Become a Champion Worm Charmer!
Find out what's under your feet and then write a minibeasts adventure story.
Answer the question below to unlock the points.
Carry out a dog survey in two different parks.
Let a dog take you for a walk (you can even go on all fours if you like!) and then think about how you sensed the world differently.
Persuade a dog owner to let you give it a second name.
Next time you find a dead animal, draw a white line around its body and find out who killed it, how, when, where, and why.
Find something dead that is helping something living.
Choose two kinds of bird that you can see in a park or on a wire. Ask passers by which of the two birds they like most and why. Are people prejudiced against one of the birds?
Create a worm's eye view and a bird's eye view of the same place.