Bugscope

Session 2002-060 with ABC Charter Public School

Application

The School

School Name ABC Charter Public School
School Homepage www.abccharter.com
Location Calgary Alberta, Canada
Community Urban
Type Public

The Class

Subjects Taught All subjects, including integrated studies, with specialists in computer, phys ed, music, and library
Grades Taught 2
Number of Students 20

The Project

Project Title I: Bug Habitat Study II: Bug Bodies
Insects To Study I: as supplied by Bugscope II: spiders, bees, wasps, ants, worms, or others that can be collected by the students
Project Description Bugs are a major topic area of our Grade 2 curriculum. As such, we would like to be able to offer these two enriched programs during the year. We feel it would be particularly beneficial for the children to have more than one exposure so that they can learn and grow from their first experience, and be able to go even more in-depth during the second session, when they are able to provide bugs from their own environment. Part I: During the months of December and January we will be studying different environments around the world, and how creatures and people meet their needs in their unique environments. We will also discuss what a healthy environment is for insects, spiders and people. We will be exploring different bug environments through films, books, both non-fiction and fiction, and other activities. After students have a good understanding of insects and arthropods, we will perform the online activity entitled

Miscellaneous

Where did you hear about Bugscope? George Lucas Educational Foundation

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