In this biology instructional activity, students locate examples of various types of insects listed in the chart and receive a point value for each according to its significance. Then they identify body parts and habitat for each item.
6th - 8th Science 6 Views 17 Downloads
New Review Caterpillars and Climate: How Temperature Affects Feeding Rate In Insects
Do you eat more when you are hot or when you are cold? Young scientists observe the eating pace of two caterpillars at different temperatures. The differences in endotherm and ecotherm animals' ability to adjust to temperature change...
6th - 8th Science CCSS: Designed
The Greatest Show on Earth: The World's Smallest Animals
Young scholars create instruments to capture different types of insects. For this The Greatest Show on Earth: The World's Smallest Animals lesson, students compare the attributes of certain insects and record the data on a chart. After...
4th - 8th Science
Insect Anatomy and the Scientist as Illustrator (Beginning Level)
We’re going on an insect hunt! Class members use clear, lidded containers to collect insects from the schoolyard. They then draw their insect and label body parts. After the insects are released to the area where they were found, your...
K - 12th Science