Introducing the Avalon Marshes
This section includes three PowerPoint slide shows, with accompanying notes, to give your pupils an overview of the character, history, and wildlife of the marshes. The three slide shows are for Key Stage 1, Key Stage 2, and Key Stages 3 & 4. Choose the appropriate presentation for your pupils – clicking on it will begin an automatic download of the slideshow and accompanying notes.
Introduction to the Avalon Marshes KS1
Otto the Otter takes you and your pupils on a journey through the marshes, telling you about some important points in their history and some special wetland wildlife.
Introduction to the Avalon Marshes KS2
Pictures will bring the wildlife and history of the Avalon Marshes to life for your pupils.
Introduction to the Avalon Marshes KS3&4
This presentation will help your students to understand how the unique landscape of the Avalon Marshes has been shaped over time through natural and human processes. It explains the importance of the wetlands for archaeology and biodiversity, and introduces the biodiversity profile of the area.