How to Use Live Insects in the Classroom?

Answer Butterflies, ants, flies, caterpillars and crickets grab any student's attention. Use your state science standards and insects to bring the learning alive with children. Get them outside collecting... Read More »

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How to Teach About Insects in a Preschool Classroom?

Many preschoolers are frightened of insects, spiders and other creepy crawlers. Studying insects helps them overcome their fears while learning about the world around them. An insect theme can last... Read More »

What insects live in grass?

Ants. Crickets. earwigs (they like damp places).

Which Insects Live in Trees?

Insects are animals with a skeleton on the exterior of their three-part body and three pairs of jointed legs. Insects also have compound eyes and two antennae. Compound eyes consist of thousands of... Read More »

Types of Bugs & Insects That Live in Wood?

Insects that live in healthy trees and shrubs are known as primary invaders. Those that reside in stressed and dead wood are secondary invaders. A secondary invader might simply be a nuisance, yet ... Read More »