Pupils’ inspirational trip to Madagascar
Over the summer, a group of 20 Oundle School pupils were led by three members of the Biology teaching staff on a Biology Expedition to Madagascar.
The group spent their first week in the forest, taking on a number of challenging sampling treks – one app recorded over 30 km walked in a single day . The pupils also visited Mariarano Primary School which was nearby, spending time with the children.
The second week was spent at the marine site, where the pupils l earnt about reef ecology and conservation. Allowing for some relaxation fitted around diving and snorkelling.
Lower Sixth former, Ruth Palethorpe, 16, said: “I would definitely recommend the trip to anyone with an interest in Biology.”
Pupils from Oundle School meet the children of Madagascar