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62 resources with the keyterm bees

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Did You Hear the Buzz?

For Students K - 2nd Standards
Be the bee's knees with a fun math worksheet. Each word problem is all about bees, and after writing down each number in an addition problem, write the answer on the final space.
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The Beauty Of Pollination

For Teachers 1st - 8th
Beautiful high-definition video footage by Louie Schwartzberg captures the flights of hummingbirds, butterflies, and bees up close. Fruits ripen with time-lapse photography and flowers bloom as these animals, along with bats, seek food...
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Bee Pollen Popular

For Teachers 1st - 4th Standards
The world would be a much different place without the help of pollinators. Read about the important role bats, hummingbirds, and various insects play in plant reproduction, exploring the interdependence of living things in an ecosystem....
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Little Bees, Big Potential

For Teachers 6th - 9th
After reading an article on the alfalfa leafcutting bee, learners chart its characteristics alongside those of the honeybee. Then they draw the leafcutter lifecycle. The article provides fascinating reading when studying the role of...
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Buzzy, Buzzy Bee

For Teachers 2nd - 7th
Students simulate honeybees pollinating flowers. In this pollination lesson, students role-play the process of pollination over the course of several seasons. Students graph results and share their graphs with the class.
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Pollination, Plants and Insects

For Teachers 9th - 12th
The pollination of milkweed involves a high risk for the bees and butterflies involved. Though the nectar is sweet and delicious, the pollen is very sticky. If a bee is not strong enough to pull the pollen free, he will be stuck and die....
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Hornets

For Teachers 4th - 12th
The Japanese honeybees have developed a special defense against the deadly hornets. Watch this video to learn their strategy for survival.
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Inside the Bee Hive

For Teachers 4th - 12th
Take a daring dive into the depths of a bee hive to observe how these large colonies work together to gather pollen to produce honey. These bees are busy indeed and even have their own way of communicating. Check out this video to learn...
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Bee vs. Jumping Spider

For Teachers 4th - 12th
Watch this battle between the jumping spider and an oblivious honey bee. Viewers will see how these jumping spiders use all eight of their eyes and all eight of their legs to hunt.
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Cause and Effect Relationships - Silence of the Bees

For Teachers 6th - 8th
Why are bees disappearing? Explore cause and effect relationships with this interesting question. As the detailed lesson plan indicates, start by brainstorming some of the possible effects the disappearance of bees would have on the...
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Nancy Odell: Pollinate

For Teachers Pre-K - K
With Nancy Odell's help, students learn what pollination means. She interviews a bee and a flower to ask them to describe pollination. A bee then talks about how he takes pollen from one flower to another. It's a creative way to discuss...
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Bees

For Teachers 6th - 8th
Students design an experiment. In this bees lesson, students research pollination and work collaboratively to discover how bees aid in pollination.  Students use tomato plants and create experimental designs. Lesson adaptations and...
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The Bee Tree

For Teachers 1st - 3rd
Learners practice reading comprehension by reading a book in class.  In this story map lesson, students read The Bee Tree by Patricia Polacco, and create a story map based on the problem and solution of the book.  Learners discover the...
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Using the Simple Present Verb Tense- Animal Activities

For Students 3rd - 5th
In this verb tense instructional activity, students complete 8 sentences using one of three choices that describe animal activities that use the simple present verb tense. They choose from activities that bees, rabbits, horses, mice, and...
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Pollination Pizzazz

For Teachers 4th
Fourth graders discover the process of pollination due to bees. In this pollination lesson, 4th graders read the book entitled How Groundhog's Garden Grew, discussing why the process of pollination is important. Students role play the...
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Busy Bees

For Teachers 1st - 3rd
Students explore the pollination cycle. In this pollination lesson, students investigate the process of pollination. Students illustrate the pollination cycle of bees on paper plates.
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Connections to Personal Experiences - Bees? Yikes!

For Teachers 6th - 8th
Students watch a video and write a poem about experiences they've had with bees. In this bee lesson, students watch a video about bees and complete a Venn Diagram to sort the experiences. Students watch a video segment about handling...
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Those Busy, Buzz'n Worker Bees

For Teachers K - 3rd
Students research information on worker bees. In this insect instructional activity, students review the body parts of insects and how bees find flowers. They discuss compound and simple eyes and the life cycle of a worker bee.
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A Genuine Bee Movie

For Teachers 7th - 9th
Filmed like a teaser trailer for a dramatic movie, this clip showcases the adaptations of pollination and bees. Lady Bee flies from flower to flower while intermittent descriptions of her actions are highlighted. This is very cute.
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How It's Made - Honey

For Teachers 5th - 8th
A sweet treat is made by bees: honey! Watch the process of honey-production from in the hive, through the filtering process, and into the jar. This would be an enrichment to your curriculum on insects or food production.
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Flower Pollination

For Teachers 5th - 8th
Since plants can't move themselves in order to reproduce, they must rely on the wind and insects. This quick clip talks about features that attract insects. It does cut off abruptly.
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Bees Challenge

For Students 2nd - 4th
In this bees activity, students respond to 10 multiple choice questions regarding bees and their behavior in order to exhibit what they know about them.
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Bees Crossword Puzzle

For Students 3rd - 4th
In this bees activity, students explore facts about bees. Students complete a crossword puzzle by finding the answers to the seven clues provided.
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Bees Vocabulary

For Students 2nd - 4th
In this bees vocabulary worksheet, students read ten clues to words pertaining to bees. Students choose the correct word that fits each clue and print it on the line. There is a word bank provided.