|Grades||Quiz Games (with special printable formats for classroom use)|
|2nd - 8th||Quiz on Insect Anatomy||Quiz on Insects|
|Quiz on Interesting Insect Facts||Quiz on Insect Metamorphosis|
|Label the Insect Anatomy & Life Cycle||Jigsaw Puzzles||Slide Puzzles|
|Identify and Label the Insects|
|Flow Chart Games - Life Cycle of a Butterfly|
|Vocabulary Games - Names of Insect, Insect Terms|
|Presentations on Insects :|
Get to know more about insects, who comprise over 90% of the animal life forms on Earth.
Characteristics of Insects
Learn about the various features of insects.
Learn about black wasps have their own tactics and methods when it comes to pest control.
Amazing leafcutter ants. With jaws vibrating 1000 times per second these ants make mincemeat of leaves in a jiffy!
South American Centipede
Discover facts about the giant South American centipede. This centipede sheds and eats its own 'skin,' but is still hungry for more!
Learn about American Burying Beetles. These beetles bury the carcasses of small vertebrates such as birds and rodents as a food source for their larvae.
The Hercules beetle can lift the human equivalent of a 65-ton object! Find out what else the big bug can do.
African Dung Beetle
Sacred to ancient Egyptians, these African beetles recycle - of all things - dung.
Discover facts about mosquitoes. Did you know that mosquito biting activity increases 500 times during a full moon phase!
African honeybees, also called 'killer bees', have reproduced in great numbers in the Amazon rainforest, forming aggressive swarms. Now, some of these dangerous swarms have moved to the U.S.
Giant Honey Bees
Visit Malaysia to take a closer look at the life of the world's largest honey bees in a very defensive colony of killer bees.
Bee vs. Jumping Spider
Learn about at an amazing spider that can jump 50 times its body length. That's bad news for its intended victim - in this case, a bee.
The venomous sting of Japanese giant hornets is so strong that it can dissolve human tissue. But these hornets are no match for the bees!
Discover facts about the monarch butterfly. These magnificent butterflies are in trouble because their wintering grounds in Mexico are in peril.
Jump into the wonderful world of the termites in South Africa to better understand the ways in which these amazing animals ventilate their homes, breed, and fight for survival.
Did you know cockroaches are one of the most resilient creatures on this Earth? Find out why they are so hard to exterminate.
Discover interesting facts about spiders.
The Giant Tarantula is the largest spider in the world, and it is out on a hunt. But is it as dangerous as it seems?
Should We All Be Eating Insects?
Grade: 5 - 12
Human population will hit nearly 10 billion by 2050. That's a lot of mouths to feed. Could these creepy crawlers be the future of food?