bug action cards!

action cards – fun for kids of all ages during those cold wet winter days….pinned a Christmas themed one last year and my kids had a blast with it.

paper plate snail

Julie Adama posted Paper plate snail craft with tissue paper squares. could also have students design their own snail shell after looking at different kinds of snails! to her -school planning- postboard via the Juxtapost bookmarklet.

Great tutorial: How to make a wormery  - eco garden activity for kids

How to make a wormery

Worms can eat up to of their own body weight every day, turning waste into rich and fertile compost. What a great project for the kids to help with. use the compost to grow your own organic vegetables!

butterfly toilet paper roll craft

Toilet Paper Roll Butterfly Craft We know that caterpillars change into butterflies. But this butterfly started out as an empty toilet paper roll. Who knew? This is a great craft choice to teach preschoolers about reusing and recycling items.

Swirling Twirling Ladybugs

Swirling Twirling Ladybugs

Dragonfly Craft - Dragonfly Plastic Spoon Craft

Spoon Dragonfly Craft - there is no link with instructions but it just looks like a plastic spoon, googly eyes and sequins. The wings could be made out of transparency sheets or report covers.

This is just a quick sheet I put together to record life cycles. You can use it for a variety of different things....

This is an example of a flow diagram graphic organizer. This is a great way to visually see the steps in a process.