Loan Box – Teacher Notes

Loan box downloadable documents


SOTEAG has created a free loan box full of activities for Shetland schools/clubs to borrow.

The loan box focuses on the work of SOTEAG, specifically the sea bird monitoring and impact of oil on birds and their feathers.

Are you interested in finding out more about SOTEAG’s loan box?

Contact: Heather Runnacles Goodridge [email protected]

Feather Experiment: Exploring the effects of oil spills on birds

Ice cube experiment: The effect of oil on animals

Bird ID Game

Seabird Boardgame

Other small activities included in the loan box

ID Dials

Rocky shore bunting

Rocky shore bunting template

Rainbow the Puffin storyboard

Puffin story board

Winter themed colouring Sheets

Spring/ Summer themed colouring sheets

Shetland birds – common names and Shetland names

Common and Shetland seabird names

Word searches


Teacher Instructions – SNAP Game

Contact details

Contact details – SOTEAG