This engaging science lab is sure to be a favorite for your first through third grade students!
* Lab Recording Page for Earthworms
* Lab Recording Page for Gummy Worms
* Interesting Reading about Earthworms
* Interesting Reading about Gummy Worms
* Venn Diagram
* 8 Earthworm QR Codes
Earthworm anatomy is a great introduction for your Life Science or Biology students. This worm dissection lab has everything you'll need: teacher instructions, student procedures, discussion questions, fill-in diagrams, and a video demonstration.Included in this resource:-Teacher materials list and
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This packet can be used with a literature unit OR in a science class. Students will need LIVE earthworms as well as a few other materials that are easy to find! (ruler, pipette, water)
This lab packet is a great first LIVE an
Can you make your gummy worms come to life?
Try this experiment to see if you are as smart as Dr. Frankenstein!
This is one of those experiments that my students go absolutely crazy for in class! I adapted this lab from a great website. Here is the link: http://kitchenpantryscientist.com/?p=2453
This is a 12 page lab packet using gummy worms in science. I do these labs during our worm unit. The labs consist of:
Dissect a Gummy Worm (external and internal steps)
Microscopic Views of a Gummy Worm
Gummy Worm Questions to Research
Gummy Worm Package Analysis
Gummy Worm Taste Test Lab and Bar
This is a fun lab for students to explore the process of osmosis. They love this lab because they get to use Gummy Bears (or Gummy Worms if you like or both), even though they cannot eat them (I usually buy extra gummy bears so they can eat them the next day when they do their second observations) a
This document is a lab guide for the dissection of an earthworm. The lab gives students step-by-step instructions on the external and internal dissection of the earthworm. Included in the lab are several pictures for students to color in as they progress through the activity - along with questions
This is a hands-on lab activity, appropriate for grades 3-7, that investigates the earthworm. You'll need live earthworms, paper towels, water, vinegar and eyedroppers. Pre-lab questions, directions, data table for observations and post-lab questions are included. Students will LOVE this activity
This hands-on lab would be an excellent addition to your teaching on stimulus response OR during a segmented worms unit. It also includes a 25-minute video guiding students through the lab for: remote learners, hesitant students, and absent students! In the lab, students work with a live earthworm p
This is a hands on science lab. Please discuss prior to handing out the worms how to treat the worm nicely when handling it. I quickly remove the worm if a child mistreats it and allow them to watch another child so they can still complete the lab.
I have done it with my kinder
A lab I use with my 4th and 5th graders to dissect a preserved earthworm. We examine the external and internal parts of the earthworm and how the different parts function. This pack includes lab sheets for both an external and internal examination, informational pages for the external and internal
This lab covers the digestive anatomical structures located in a live earthworm. For any teacher looking for “hands on” enrichment activities that will fully engage the student, this product is for you. This lab requires the use of earthworms which I usually purchase from a local fishing store.
Use this comprehensive lab on the earthworm dissection to enhance your life science classroom. There are pre-lab questions, an introduction, detailed lab procedures with diagrams and explanations, and most importantly a teacher answer key at the end. I've also included a great website to purchase
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This lab activity allows students to investigate the behavior of earthworms and their responses to different stimuli.
It includes two copies--one is a mostly completed lab report in which students fill in blank areas; the other is a more open-ended form for students to comp
This is a lab worksheet activity that guides students through setting up and doing a lab with red wiggler worms. There are research questions for students to use to learn about the worms before starting the activity. The worksheet guided students through the procedure of creating a habitat from tw
Teach students the characteristics of annelids by investigating a live earthworm! This lab follows the steps of the scientific method as students make observations of an earthworm and perform an experiment to see whether or not the worm responds to light, or whether it prefers a moist vs. dry envir
A set of challenges to go with the book, "How to Eat Fried Worms" by Thomas Rockwell. Most of the challenges are self-explanatory and any info can be found on INternet or in books. There is an internet search packet based on the "Yuckiest Site on the Internet", as well as an investigation using LI
Nothing in the virtual world can match the actual earthworm dissection lab. Students can and should get their hands into the actual physical lab of the earthworm dissection, if a school's budget can support this. However, they should also be highly prepared for what they will see and experience befo
Target learning: Test observable behavior while understanding that insects go through metamorphosis or change during their life cycle. This lab is great for learning about Life Cycles. It give a different perspective than using a butterfly Fold-able review sheet to be glued into the student’s scienc
Wiggle your way into science fun! Using this low prep Worm Lab booklet, your little scientists can draw their observations of a worm, measure and record the length of a worm, and draw their new learning about worms.
Worm Lab Observation Recording Booklet (1 folded sheet)
Are you looking for a fun way to introduce a dissection lab to the students this year? Dissection labs can be stressful, messy and quite a bit of prep work under normal circumstances. Would you like something engaging that the students can do on their own with not a lot of need for preparation? or m
Need a fun lab to help kids practice their skills at making Punnett squares (HS-LS3-3)? This hands-on lab with a remote option covers all sorts of great genetics concepts! It reviews the concepts of genotype, phenotype, purebreed, and hybrid organisms. It also has students apply concepts of domina