We found 30 resources with the concept pollinators
Why Protect Pollinators?Lesson Planet
5 mins 6th - 10th CCSS: Adaptable
Would you rather having biting flies or chocolate? The question may seem absurd, but cocoa trees rely on pollination from biting flies. Viewers come to understand the importance of pollinators to our food supply, flowers, and entire...
Why Biodiversity Is Good For The EconomyLesson Planet
3 mins 6th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Variety is the spice of life! Biodiversity is important for the health of ecosystemsand also the health of industries like timber and agriculture. Junior conservationists learn the link between biodiversity and profitability in a short,...
Agents of PollinationLesson Planet
9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Honeybees perform more pollination than any other insect, but pollination can occur by the wind, self-pollination, or cross-pollination. The fourth lesson in a 10-part series encourages scholars to investigate the adaptation of various...
Bees: The Invaluable Master PollinatorsLesson Planet
9th - 12th
There is nothing in the world quite like a bee. Here is a video that explains the importance of bees to pollination. Scholars consider possible solutions to the declining population of bees in the ninth and final installment in the series.
How Plants Attract BodyguardsLesson Planet
3 mins 9th - 12th
Why would non-flowering leaves produce nectar? Plants adapted behaviors to recruit insects in order to protect themselves. Caterpillars might want to eat the tasty leaves, but not if ants attack them first. When caterpillars start eating...
Plant Reproduction in AngiospermsLesson Planet
8 mins 7th - 12th
A colony of bees has moved into someone's home and the owners know how important bees are for pollination. Should they keep the bees? An informative video also includes a guide to plant reproduction including the male and female parts,...
Perfect Plants and Precious PollinatorsLesson Planet
2nd - 5th CCSS: Adaptable
Did you know that almost one-third of all plants consumed by humans are dependent on insect pollination? Find out what the "buzz" is all about and share this knowledge with your bright-eyed and bushy-tailed students. Spring into plant life and explore the precious role of pollinators with a variety of resources including lesson plans, activities, worksheets, and videos.
Bees and Flowers – Partners in PollinationLesson Planet
6th - 8th
Why are bees so important? After several activities where kids investigate the form and function of flowers, they learn about the different types of bees and label them. They then examine pollen under a microscope and decide which bees...
Rain Forest Teaching CurriculumLesson Planet
K - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Take young naturalists on an exploration of the world's tropical rainforests with this extensive collection of lessons and activities. Whether its creating leaf and flower prints or investigating the absorption spectrum of chlorophyl,...