Saskatoon Island Provincial Park

Alberta Parks

Bugology

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Become an entomologist with your students as you utilize the activities and equipment in this bin to guide your students on an exciting fieldtrip. Discover the wonderful world of insects in this hands-on program exploring the terrestrial insect life of a natural area.

Students will:

  • Collect and examine small invertebrates
  • Compare and contrast small animals that are found in local landscapes
  • Investigate the life cycles of different insects
  • Identify animals needs and how these needs help them survive our seasons
  • Go on a scavenger hunt to explore bug homes and their surroundings
Grade(s):2
Curriculum:Science
Themes:
    • Topic E-Small Crawling & Flying Animals
    • Topic E-Needs of Animals and Plants
Type:Teacher-led Field Study
Duration:1.5 Hours
Location:Outside
Max. Group Size:30
Fees:$50
Availability:September-October & May-June

Teaching Resources:

    Updated: Oct 11, 2022