Explore nature on your doorstep! Make a bug catcher and find out who's who. Create a plaster cast of an animal track. Design a snazzy snail park! This kit provides an eye-opening introduction to first-hand observation and investigation. The entertaining booklet contains all the instructions and concepts to carry out the 13 activities. Parent's notes are also included with simple science explanations to help answer children's questions. Includes: magnifying glass; paintbrush; 2 straws; bug catcher and lid; rubbing crayon; mini-beast choice chamber (plastic dish, muslin, foam dividers, elastic band); blotting paper; Plaster of Paris; 20-page activity booklet.