Bugscope

Session 2010-140 with Olive-Mary Stitt Elementary

Application

The School

School Name Olive-Mary Stitt Elementary
School Homepage http://www.sd25.org/schools/olive/index.php
Location Cook Illinois, United States
Community Suburban
Type Public

The Class

Subjects Taught Gifted
Grades Taught 3rd Grade, 4th Grade, 5th Grade
Number of Students 25

The Project

Project Title Bug Off!
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Project Description Students will complete activities to help them understand biodiversity, the importance of ones’ environment, and how a species’ adaptations aid its longterm survival. Students will also learn about biological classifications, characteristics of arthropods, and the function and parts of a scanning electron microscope. We will view the Nature video, “Silence of the Bees” and discuss the mystery surrounding the decline of the honeybee population.

Miscellaneous

Where did you hear about Bugscope? Kristin Maksymec

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