Segmented worm Teacher Resources
Find Segmented Worm educational ideas and activities
Showing 1 - 20 of 606 resources
Earthworms and Making a Wormery
Students explore the environment by researching insects. For this earthworm lesson, students utilize soil and plexiglass to build a see through wormery in which students can observe the worms at work. Students identify the benefits of earthworms and how they are essential to our agricultural food system.
1st - 5th Science 3 Views 17 Downloads
Earthworms in Soil
Students discover the importance of earthworms. In this earthworm lesson, students observe and discuss what they think earthworms are good for when in the soil. Students then listen to a book on earthworms and discuss the true importance of an earthworm.
2nd - 3rd Science 3 Views 25 Downloads
Comparative anatomy prevails in the lesson exploring diversity among invertebrates. Biologists examine physical characteristics of an earthworm from phylum annelida and a meal worm from phylum insecta. They also inspect a cricket and a crayfish, both arthropods, but from different classes.
6th - 12th Science 54 Views 105 Downloads
Observing Mealworms & Earthworms
Fifth graders build worm habitats and observe the activities of mealworms and earthworms. They experiment to show how the worms react to changes in light, temperature, touch, moisture, food, etc. They even watch as some of the mealworms change into beetles.
5th Science 3 Views 28 Downloads
Animals without Backbones
Students study animal characteristics and identify animals. In this classification lesson plan students examine the different invertebrates and explain their habitats. this lesson plan is detailed with many activities that may be split to cover multiple lessons
8th - 12th Science 81 Views 249 Downloads
Meeting an Earthworm
Learners inspect the anatomy of earthworms. In this earthworm lesson plan, students participate in a hands-on experiment as they analyze the structure of earthworms. Learners demonstrate mastery through differentiated products. Lesson references a worksheet not available in this resource.
4th - 6th Science 7 Views 36 Downloads
Identifying an Earthworm
Students navigate the Internet to learn to identify Earthworms. In this taxonomy instructional activity, students explore species of earthworms finding their characteristics and using photographs to identify the species. Students research information to enable them to catch and classify earthworms.
4th - 5th Science 6 Views 19 Downloads
Those Amazing Earthworms-The Worm's World
Learners investigate the importance of the earthworm to our world. In this earthworm lesson, students gain information about the important role earthworms play to keeping our soil healthy. Learners participate in an experiment where they put earthworms, soil and food items in a jar to see what they worms do with the food item.
6th - 8th Science 11 Views 34 Downloads
Inquiry: You are an earthworm
Sixth graders work in groups to create questions an earthworm might ask about its life. In this earthworm lesson, 6th graders examine earthworms and their function as soil conservationists. Students become familiar with the scientists that study earthworms.
6th Science 3 Views 21 Downloads
Observing Mealworms and Earthworms
Fifth graders examine the lifecycles of earthworms and mealworms. In groups, they make sketches, measure, and read about mealworms and earthworms. They travel between stations to examine a different part of their lives. To end the instructional activity, they discuss the differences between mealworms and earthworms.
5th Science 3 Views 5 Downloads
Mini Earthworm Habitats: Learning about Life Needs
In this life science lesson, students investigate the needs of all animals, including people. As a whole group, students create a habitat for an earthworm colony. SmartBoards are used quite extensively in this lively lesson.
1st - 2nd Science 3 Views 10 Downloads
Fifth graders research the earthworm and write a one paragraph report on its anatomy and habitat. They learn about worms and how to dissect them through Video Streaming and virtual dissections, along with actually dissect a worm as well. In the end, the student is able to describe the earthworms function of organs to the teacher.
5th Science 3 Views 11 Downloads