Insects and Bugs Unit: Insect Activities, Insect Life Cycles, Attributes

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Amanda Richardson
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K - 2nd, Homeschool
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My students loved using this resource! It was perfectly aligned with our standards and what we were learning at the time. This is a purchase that I am going to use again and again!
Great resource! My kids always love learning about insects but this made my unit so much more structured and engaging for my kiddos this year! Thank you!
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These insect activities are perfect for the K-2 learner to explore insect attributes, their life cycle, and insect facts! It is filled with real pictures, insect fact pages, interactive activities, anchor charts, two experiments, and lots of literacy components!! My students were truly engaged!

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Inside you will find:

Science Unit Resources

  • Unit Teaching Plan
  • Introducing Insects
  • Insect Teaching Poster
  • Entomologist Teaching Poster
  • All About Insects Bubble Map
  • Insects Can/Have/Are Graphic Organizer
  • Label the Parts of an Insect
  • Insect KWL Flip Book
  • Insect Facts Flip Book
  • Insect Flip Books
  • Ant Teaching Poster and Flip Book
  • Cricket Teaching Poster and Flip Book
  • Ladybug Teaching Poster and Flip Book
  • Butterfly Teaching Poster and Flip Book
  • Moth Teaching Poster and Flip Book
  • Bee Poster and Flip Book
  • BONUS Bees and Ladybugs Venn Diagram
  • BONUS Butterflies and Moths Venn Diagram
  • Insect Sort
    • Insect Pocket Chart Sort
    • Insect Sort Cut-and-Paste

  • Insect Life Cycles
    • Butterfly Life Cycle Teaching Posters
    • Butterfly Life Cycle Cut-and-Paste
    • Cricket Life Cycle Teaching Poster
    • Cricket Life Cycle Cut-and-Paste
    • Ladybug Life Cycle Teaching Poster
    • Ladybug Life Cycle Cut-and-Paste

  • Insects Pocket Book Sort
  • Insects Science Experiment
    • General Science Experiment Notes
    • Pollination Station Experiment Notes
    • Science Experiment Student Visual Directions
    • Science Experiment Recording Pages
    • Munching Ants Science Experiment Notes
    • Science Experiment Student Visual Directions
    • Science Experiment Recording Pages

  • All About Insects Anchor Charts
    • Interesting Insects KWL Chart
    • Insect Facts Chart

  • Unit Assessment

Literacy Resources

  • All About Insects Read Aloud Suggestions
  • All About Insects Shared Reading
    • Shared Reading Teacher Notes
    • Shared Reading Weekly Plan
    • Shared Reading Poem-Student Copies
    • Shared Reading Phonics Activity
    • Shared Reading Phonics Student Activity Sheets

  • All About Insects Mini-Book
  • Insect Facts Writing Craftivity

Please let me know if you have any questions! I am happy to answer them!

Happy Learning!

Amanda Richardson

Mrs. Richardson's Class

Total Pages
107 pages
Answer Key
Teaching Duration
1 Week
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