Animals without backbones - Stage 4

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


Devil's Coach-horse Beetle

Devil's Coach-horse Beetle
Photographer: Richard Major © Australian Museum

Self-guided program

Students observe and explore invertebrates and investigate how they live together, defend themselves, reproduce, adapt to their environment and communicate.

  • Syllabus links: Science Stage 4 
  • Duration: one hour
  • Cost: general Museum entry charge per student
  • Location: Birds and Insects exhibition, Level 2
  • Available: generally during term time

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