Insects (entomology)

Insects (entomology)

Here are some Resources for the Insects (entomology) section.

Websites

  • Alien Empire

    http://www.pbs.org/wnet/nature/alienempire/

    An interactive site about insect biology and behaviour. Includes pictures, video clips, and puzzles. You will need shockwave and quick time 3 for the multimedia stuff.

  • All about butterflies

    http://www.AllAboutButterflies.com/subjects/butterfly/

    Educational site covering butterfly anatomy, life cycle, classification, etc., with classroom activities for grades K-3, labelled diagrams and an illustrated dictionary.

  • Buginfo

    http://www.si.edu/Encyclopedia_SI/nmnh/buginfo/start.htm

    Website offers online information sheets on many North-American insects and insect topics.

  • Butterflies (Audubon field guide)

    http://enature.com/fieldguides/intermediate.asp?curGroupID=2

    Colourful pictures of butterflies, simple descriptions, and life cycle.

  • Children's Butterfly Site

    http://bsi.montana.edu/web/kidsbutterfly/

    Colour photos of butterflies from around the world, information on life cycle, and activities.

  • Clemson University arthropod collection

    http://entweb.clemson.edu/museum/

  • Let's Talk about Insects (grades 4-6)

    http://www.urbanext.uiuc.edu/insects/

    Need information about insects? Well then buzz over to this link for a cool multimedia presentation about insects.

  • Monarch Watch

    http://www.monarchwatch.org/

    Educational site on the life cycle and migrations of monarch butterflies, including data on tagging and tracking monarchs, classroom activities, and related articles.

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