Do various bark rubbings and compare
Book on Trees for reference
This activity will help the Ladybirds discover different types of trees in their area.
• Bring the Ladybirds out on a scavenger hunt in search of different species of trees in their area
• Give the Ladybirds a sheet of paper and pencil each
• Help them take rubbings of 2 to 3 different trees
• Back at the hall help the Ladybirds identify the trees by recognising the differences in bark
Ask the Ladybirds which bark they prefer and why.