Evolution – Our Earth


The purpose of this lesson is for children to learn about our changing Earth, how the changes to the environment lead to changes in living things, and natural events which cause these changes. This There are 5 labs in this box. The box comes with Lesson plan, Whole class teaching PowerPoint, Teacher video tutorial and the equipment.


This box contains:

Lab: America and Africa

  • Hot plate
  • Tin of Tomato Soup
  • White Bread (school)
  • Metal Dish
  • Cookie Cutters (set of 2 continents)
  • Silicone trivet
  • Silicone pot holder

Lab: Custard Volcanoes

  • Crackers
  • Tin of Custard
  • Plastic Picnic Plate – change to picnic plate

Lab: The Whole World In Your Hands

  • Marble
  • Yellow plasticine
  • Orange plasticine
  • Blue plasticine
  • Brown plasticine
  • Plastic Knife – change to Biodegradeable knife
  • Very small plastic bag – change to Small bag

Lab: Earth Through The Ages

  • Timeline activity (school)
  • Map of Plates template (A4 Laminated)
  • Earth through the ages Set (A5 Laminated)

Lab: Fossils

  • Children’s Fossil Set
  • Fossil Discovery Stones
  • Magnifier Single Lens Fold Out X20 or X30
  • Add 1 x Stopwatch

Additional information

Purchase option

Buy, Lease

Key Stage

Key Stage 2


Living Things & Evolution