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JSLA11 - Bugs of Summer
Z29 - Arachnids
About Bugs of Summer:
Don't be afraid of the West Nile Virus... Our science and language arts unit is so good it will drive you "buggy". Major topics include: Ants, Butterflies, Bees, Ladybugs, Beetles, Dragonflies, Grasshoppers, Mosquitoes, and Spiders (even though they are not really insects, they do fall under the description "bugs"). Each lesson includes a spelling activity, a brainstorming activity, a study of new words, work in the student booklet, a writing activity, work at the learning center, playing the bugs of summer trivia game, and a parent page. Includes reproducible pages ready for student use. Every page includes four or five questions about one of the insect fact cards that the children read in class.
Spin a web that kids will love with our resource package on spiders. Arachnids objectives include: What is a Spider?, Different Kinds, Reproduction, Homes, Food, Enemies, Mythology and Misconceptions. Included: Informational Cards, Spider Task Cards, and Other Resources. Centre-based resource with task cards for independent learning are included. Objectives of this resource includes: Identify body parts and special features of a spider's body; How a spider is different from an insect; Identify several different kinds of spiders; Different homes and their locations; What spiders eat, how they eat, and how they catch their prey; among others.
This Animal Science set provides a teacher and student section with a variety of reading passages, lessons, activities, crossword and word search to create a well-rounded lesson plan.
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