In this activity, children will set up pitfall traps for minibeasts, bring some inside to study and identify, and learn about their habitats.
In the box:
- Hand trowel and fork [10 pairs]
- Plastic beakers for pitfall traps 
- Lolly stick and petri dish trap covers 
- Eye glasses
- Trays 
- Guide to shieldbugs 
- Ladybird and praying mantis life cycle models
- Folder containing:
- Spot it! Minibeast ID worksheets
- ASP risk assessment
Digital copies of the activity plan and worksheets created by ASP can be found here.