The Jurassic Coast offers a range of resources for sale and hire to help bring learning to life in the classroom.
Horn Park Quarry Fossil Handling Collection
Bring some national heritage into your classroom! Thirty eight museum quality fossils from Horn Park Quarry National Nature Reserve in Dorset are now available from Beaminster Museum as a single handling collection. Perfect to help pupils literally get to grips with earth science, rocks and fossils.
The Jurassic Coast Schools Display is available for hire to Dorset and Devon Schools. The display pack contains illustrated display boards, role play game, small replica Ichthyosaur and moulds to make your own fossils!
A new book that takes a quirky look at the Jurassic Coast has been published in time for Christmas – and it’s already proving to be a big hit. The Jurassic Coast – A Mighty Tale is published by The Jurassic Coast Trust and is written and illustrated by local artist Tim Britton.
Are you a Primary Teacher and need more help to effectively teach Rocks, Fossils and Evolution in your science curriculum? Then come and join us for a FREE training day led by Primary education consultant David Weatherly. Our special Big Jurassic Classroom Superteachers will also be on hand to take you through their own resources they have developed for the new Primary Science curriculum.
See the landmarks of Lyme Regis's most famous fossil-hunter in small groups with local expert Natalie Manifold. Learn about the life of 'the greatest fossil hunter ever known'. Explore the town as Mary knew it, see where she lived and where she sold her fossils.
Adults £10, children and students £3. Click here for more information.
The Jurassic Coast Trust are running a Fossil Hunt on Sunday 8th March at Bowleaze Cove near Weymouth with UK Amateur Fossil Hunters.
There'll be a whole day's worth of expert-led fossil hunting for just £8 per person, £10 per couple or £15 for a family of four - with half the proceeds being donated to the Trust. Click here for full details and to book your place.