Animals without backbones - Stage 3

Students make discoveries about Australian invertebrates using written stimulus questions in the Birds and Insects exhibition.


Mouth hooks of a maggot

Mouth hooks of a maggot
Photographer: S Lindsay © Australian Museum

Self-guided program

Students observe and explore invertebrates and investigate, how they grow, live together and adapt to their habitat.

  • Syllabus links: Science and Technology Stage 3
  • Duration: one hour
  • Cost: general Museum entry charge per student
  • Location: Birds and Insects exhibition, Level 2 

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