Students explore worm adaptations and perform 5 lab experiments. Plus they get to create a worm hotel for the classroom!
Included (18 pages):
11 pdf presentation slides: parts of a worm / structural adaptations / behavioral adaptations / how worms are helpful
Lab 1 Structural Adaptations: draw and label / estimate length and width / measure / describe attributes / review worm parts (questions)
Lab 2 Behavioral Adaptations: light, moisture and sound experimentation
Lab 3 Worm Observation: build a worm hotel instructions / observation sheet
Lab 4 Predator and Prey: draw worms in natural habitat (tunnels) / draw 3 predators / draw 2 worm food items
Lab 5 Straw Paper Work Trick: instructions for kids / kids draw their paper worm