The lateral line system of fishes is examined from many different angles. Students are paired together and each receives a rainbow trout to examine. They first study it from the outside, before they start dissecting it.
A lesson plan to consider the relationship between a sculpture (form) and its location outdoors (space). And explore scale and the relationship between smaller than, larger than and actual size. Image attribution: Nelson’s Ship in a Bottle, outside the National Maritime Museum. Photograph by Mike Peel (www.mikepeel.net)