K - 3 Learning Pages:
Resources for Kindergarten to Grade 3 teachers

Science: Bugs and Slugs


A to Z Kids Stuff - http://www.atozkidsstuff.com/bugs.html  Songs, art and fingerplays

Teaching Heart: Insect Unit - http://www.teachingheart.net/teachinsects.html  Integrating ideas

Billie Bear’s Butterflies and Bugs - http://www.billybear4kids.com/butterfly/flutter-fun.html  printables, crafts, online games

Bug Bios - http://www.insects.org/index.html  Activities, research

Bug Catchers - http://www.canteach.ca/elementary/life16.html  How to build a few bug catchers.

Danielle’s Place: Bug Craft for Kids - http://www.daniellesplace.com/html/bugs.html  Excellent ideas that you’ll just have to try!

Enchanted Learning: Insect Crafts - http://www.enchantedlearning.com/crafts/insects/

Enchanted Learning: Insects - http://www.enchantedlearning.com/themes/insects.shtml  games, crafts, printables

Insects - http://www.angelfire.com/oh2/Stilloclass/INSECTS.html  An integrated resource

Iowa State Entomology Insect Gallery - http://www.ent.iastate.edu/imagegallery/  Great source of photo images

Little Giraffe’s Insect Unit - http://www.littlegiraffes.com/insects.html  integrated unit

Thematic Units: Insects - http://www.theteacherscorner.net/thematicunits/insects.htm  Links

What’s Bugging You? http://www.educationworld.com/a_lesson/lesson/lesson013.shtml  Riddles, links, and activity suggestions.

Wonderful World of Insects - http://www.earthlife.net/insects/six.html  Good for research

Pinterest: Insect Inquiry - https://www.pinterest.ca/brandiw87/fdk-insect-inquiry/ 82 pins

Pinterest: Insect Inquiry - https://www.pinterest.ca/LFFDK/insect-inquiry/ 74 pins mostly preschool oriented

Kristen's Kindergarten: Insect Inquiry - https://kristenskindergarten.com/category/insects/ looking for great questions

YouTube: National Geographic Kids - https://kids.nationalgeographic.com/explore/youtube-playlist-pages/youtube-playlist-insects/ This will give you basic info, but also guide you to more specific insect videos