Beneficial Bug Scavenger Hunt

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Going on a scavenger hunt sounds like a great way to spice up any lesson plan. To better understand how beneficial insects are, the class goes outdoors to search for and observe a bug that has big benefits. Included in the instructional activity are images, a field observation sheet, a research sheet, and information on several key insects. 

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  • A highly engaging way to study insects
  • The activity idea is great for teaching research, fieldwork, scientific observation skills, and data collection

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