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SCHOOL
TRIPS

Combining active, hands-on learning with fascinating educational talks and an opportunity to have an up close and personal view into our amazing aquatic world, a visit to SEA LIFE Blackpool is an educational experience like no other.

We have something fun and inspirational for all ages!

We make sure your pupils get up-close to the amazing creatures in our themed displays. After all, the more they see the more they'll learn

Here are just some of the highlights:

  • Over 2,000 creatures including sharks, sting rays, sea horses and many more.
  • A spectacular walk under under the waves through our ocean tunnel.
  • Feeding demonstrations and talks.
  • Marine habitats ranging from rivers and lakes to deep oceans.
  • The chance to touch a starfish or crab at our rockpool.

Workshops for Early Years

Early Years (Age 3-5 years)

Our early years programmes gives young children a fun and memorable experience that helps them to understand the world - one of the four learning and development requirements of the DfE Statutory Framework for the Early Years Foundation Stage. We have two packages for you to choose from... It’s now even easier to structure your visit to SEA LIFE and ensure the perfect balance of education and fun for your Early Years group. Self-guided learning is included in all packages!

 

We have two fantastic packages to choose from...

 

Our Touchpool Package offers your pupils:
- Feeding Demonstrations 
- Interactive Rockpool Experiences 
- A Dive Adventure Quiz Trail 
- A SEA LIFE Expert Certificate 
- Self Guided Learning Resources

 

Our Tour Package offers your pupils:
- Feeding Demonstrations 
- Interactive Private Rockpool Experiences 
- A Dive Adventure Quiz Trail 
- A SEA LIFE Expert Certificate 
- Self Guided Learning Resources 
- Discovery Guided Tour

The Tour Packages offers something which the Rockpool Package does not - A Discovery Guided Tour! If you would prefer a tour of SEA LIFE Blackpool led by a marine expert, then a Discovery Tour is a great choice. We have 3 tours on offer tailored to enhance your experience. Choose from the following:

Food Chains Learn who eats who and understand how our very own marine food chain works.

Habitat Embrace the different habitats that our 2,000 creatures live in from the pipefish and crabs that live under Blackpool Pier to our biggest sharks who live in the Pacific Ocean.

Our British Seas Understand the importance of marine life on our doorstep from seahorses to rays and how you can help protect them for future generations.

Workshops for Primary School

Key Stage 1 and 2

Our primary school programmes are perfect for introducing pupils to a range of scientific topics and encouraging excitement and curiosity about marine phenomena in the natural world. It has been designed to support several core elements of the National Curriculum for Key Stages 1 & 2. We have two packages available... It’s now even easier to structure your visit to SEA LIFE around core learning opportunities. Self-guided learning is included in all packages!

 

 

 

We have two packages available... 

 

Our Rockpool Package offers your pupils:
- Feeding Demonstrations 
- Interactive Rockpool Experiences 
- A Dive Adventure Quiz Trail 
- A SEA LIFE Expert Certificate 
- Self Guided Learning Resources

 

 

 

Our Discovery Package offers your pupils:
- Feeding Demonstrations 
- Interactive Rockpool Experiences 
- A Dive Adventure Quiz Trail 
- A SEA LIFE Expert Certificate 
- Self Guided Learning Resources 
- Discovery Guided Tour

 

The Tour Packages offers something which the Rockpool Package does not - A Discovery Guided Tour! If you would prefer a tour of SEA LIFE Blackpool led by a marine expert, then a Discovery Tour is a great choice. We have 3 tours on offer tailored to enhance your experience. Choose from the following:

 

Food Chains Learn who eats who and understand how our very own marine food chain works.

 

Habitat Embrace the different habitats that our 2,000 creatures live in from the pipefish and crabs that live under Blackpool Pier to our biggest sharks who live in the Pacific Ocean.

 

Our British Seas Understand the importance of marine life on our doorstep from seahorses to rays and how you can help protect them for future generations.

Workshops for Secondary Schools

Key Stage 3

Our secondary school package is bespoke to each individual school. We offer a range of different packages to suit the needs of the current curriculum you are working to with your pupils, whether that be a guided tour with marine experts, behind the scenes access to learn about the scientific upkeep of our tanks and creatures or simply a life drawing session in our ocean tank… the possibilities are endless – simply ring up and request the unique package for you!

On the Day Price ONLINE PRICE Saving
Early Years - Touchpool Package (3 - 5 Years) £4.00 1 FREE Teacher per 5 students
Early Years - Tour Package (3 - 5 Years) £5.00 1 FREE Teacher per 5 students
KS1 + KS2 - Rockpool Package (6 - 11 Years) £4.00 1 FREE Teacher per 5 students
KS1 + KS2 - Discovery Package (6 - 11 Years) £5.00 1 FREE Teacher per 5 students
KS3 (12 - 16 Years) £5.00 1 FREE Teacher per 5 students
Additional Adults £10.00

To Book Call: 0871 423 2110*

*Calls cost 13p per minute  

Download Your Free Lesson Plan

Dive into the world of sharks & inspire your pupils to become shark detectives!

Click Here to download your free lesson plan! 

 

Download Your Free Lesson Plan

Dive into the world of sharks & inspire your pupils to become shark detectives!

Click Here to download your free lesson plan! 

 

Download Your Free Lesson Plan

Dive into the world of sharks & inspire your pupils to become shark detectives!

Click Here to download your free lesson plan! 

 

RISK ASSESSMENT

Simply download your risk assessment here before your visit. 

Risk Assessment