How to Attract Butterflies
Students observe butterflies up close in order to research them, and to foster an appreciation and curiosity about them. They make a class graph to note what butterflies and other insects come to our feeder.
1st - 2nd Science 3 Views 0 Downloads
Nature Journaling: Experience the Outdoors Through Writing and Drawing
Step into the great outdoors and develop young scientists' skills of observation with a nature journaling lesson. Given a specific focus or goal, children practice making and recording observations of nature through written descriptions...
2nd - 5th Science CCSS: Adaptable
Study Life Cycles with Butterflies
All living things grow and change throughout their lives, but few as dramatically as the monarch butterfly. Explore the interesting life cycle of this insect as children collect caterpillars, create habitats, and observe the incredible...
K - 3rd English Language Arts CCSS: Adaptable
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