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Classify This: Deep Sea Creatures

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An activity designed to place classification theory into practice.                                      

This activity introduces the major classification of marine animals using examples from the Deep Sea.  

Extension Activity:  Pupils could design their own deep sea creature.   Pupils should design a creature that is well adapted to life in the deep sea. 

If you have any questions about this activity, please contact our Marine Education Officer by email

Relevant subjects Type of activity Suitable audiences
  • Marine Science
  • Biology
  • Resources
  • Y 3
  • Y 4
  • Y 5
  • Y 6
  • Y 7
  • Y 8
  • Y 9
  • KS 2
  • KS 3