Keeping Moths - A Teacher Resource
This is a teacher resource on how to collect and care for moths and moth caterpillars. Kids love live animals and this unit provides details on the proper care of moths. We have a strong biology background and have experience in keeping caterpillars, moths, butterflies and other critters in the classroom.
• Procedures for collection of moth eggs, caterpillars, cocoons and adults.
• How to prepare your habitat so your animals survive.
• How to keep the moth eggs, caterpillars, cocoons and adults.
• How to keep cocoons over winter.
• How to prepare for cocoons to hatch into adults.
• Mating adult moths.
• Includes a color (9 pages) and gray scale (9 pages) versions of the resource.
From The Developer:
We have teaching backgrounds and authored several dozen children's books related to using critters in the classroom. We are using our experience and our biology background to provide information about keeping moths in the classroom.
You may also like our Comprehensive Units on Moths:
Moth Life Cycle - Becoming a Moth (Grades 2-4). Note: This comprehensive unit also includes this same teacher resource about Keeping Moths.
Moth Life Cycle PowerPoint - Becoming a Frog (PreK- Grade 4).
Moth Life Cycle - From Egg to Adult (PreK- 1).
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