Animal Adaptations: Forests, 3D Design & AR - 8+ Student Class

Learn how animals adapt to their environments and design your own 3D rainforest. For grades 3 and up (age 8+)

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Class overview:

In this course you will learn how animals adapt to their environments. You will then design your own 3D rainforest to view in Augmented Reality.

Learning outcomes:

  • Understand what animal adaptations are.
  • Recognise physical and behavioural adaptations.
  • Understand Augmented Reality and Virtual Reality and their real-world applications.
  • Understand 3D design and create your own 3D rainforest environment.

Age suitability:

This class is suitable for students in Grade 3 or up (Age 8+).

Notes to teachers, parents and supervisors:

This class has multiple lessons or sections. Students are given self-paced challenges and tasks to do in-between the Teacher presentations. Students can add comments to ask questions and seek help.

You have unlimited access to this class for 30 days - across any and all devices you own.

  • Teachers: Contact STEM Punks about 1 year terms (School students check with your teacher if you need longer)

Computer / Tablet requirements:

For this class you will require a Laptop or Desktop PC, Mac or some Chromebooks. You will need access to the Google Chrome Browser. Some tablets such as iPad may work well also.

3D Design example:


Your Educator


Kara Griggs
Kara Griggs
Kara is the Head of Creative Development at Stem Punks with a core focus on developing STEM programs that can be integrated into the classroom to spark creativity, innovation and high levels of engagement. With over 10 years of teaching experience, Kara is passionate about STEM education, particularly in providing opportunities and mentorship to girls in STEM. In her role, she strives to elevate teacher capability in STEM learning areas as well as giving students the confidence and skills to become successful 21st century learners.

Frequently Asked Questions


When does the course start and finish?
The course starts as soon as you enrol and can be accessed for 30 days. As online course - you decide when you start and when you finish in that time.
How long do I have access to the course?
You have unlimited access to this class for 30 days - across any and all devices you own. - Teachers: Contact STEM Punks about 1 year terms (School students check with your teacher if you need longer)
What if I am unhappy with the course?
We would never want you to be unhappy! If you are unsatisfied with your purchase, contact us in the first 30 days and we will give you a full refund.

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