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Learning resources for badger cubs of all ages

Welcome to your badger education hub, where you’ll find lots of FREE resources to help with learning at home and at school. Our learning resources are designed to support educators and learners to explore everything about badgers, their habitats and the issues they face.

Professor Brock – from our friends at Binfield Badger Group – has come along to help us, making sure there’s always lots for you to learn about the fascinating lives of badgers.      

Key Stage 1    Key Stage 2    Key Stage 3

Let’s explore!
 

Key Stage 1

 
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Build a badger

Maths

A game for two or more players, ideal for re-inforcing the skills of number recognition, counting, sequencing, matching and orientation.

5.8MB PDF

By Professor Brock

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Make a badger finger puppet

Art

Encourages dexterity whilst introducing children to the shapes and colours of a badger's face.  The puppet can be used for imaginative play.

954KB PDF

By Professor Brock

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Badger infochart to colour

Science

A first introduction to facts about the lives of badgers. The information sheet can be coloured in.

1.6MB PDF

Created for Badger Trust by Katharine Love

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True or False

Science

A quick starter activity to get children thinking about badgers or a plenary to confirm learning.

1.7MB PDF

By Professor Brock 

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Find the Peanuts

Art

Encourages hand-eye coordination and fine motor skills as a pre-handwriting or improved handwriting activity. Also gets children thinking about badgers and their habitats.

1.8MB PDF

Created for Badger Trust by Lily Clarke

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Badger dot to dot

Art

Helps with counting, hand-eye coordination and fine motor skills to improve handwriting. The sheet can be coloured in.

547KB PDF

Created for Badger Trust by Suzanne Teal​

 

Key Stage 2

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Foraging Badgers and Wriggly Worms

Science

A new take on Snakes & Ladders. Children learn about badgers as they seek to get from their sett to the foraging ground.

8.5MB PDF

By Professor Brock

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Badgerships

Maths

A game for two players, ideal for early finishers to practise formulating strategy and reading co-ordinates

18.7MB PDF

By Professor Brock

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Science

An introduction to the key concepts relating to food chains focussing on the British countryside.

17.8MB PDF

By Professor Brock

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Badger Ecology 

Science

An introduction to the fascinating lives of badgers. The information sheet can be coloured in.

1.9MB PDF

Created for Badger Trust by Annalees Lim

 

Key Stage 3

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English

Analysing a famous political metaphor and opportunities for children to devise their own metaphors about badgers.

1.3MB PDF

By Professor Brock

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Badger A-Z

General

Test your knowledge or computer research skills with our A-Z quiz of all things badger.

1.3MB PDF

By Professor Brock

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Writing Styles and Purpose

English

Compare and contrast scientific writing and fiction

1.5MB PDF

By Professor Brock

More free resources available

More from Professor Brock available at Binfield Badger Group

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