This program must be booked at least 2 weeks in advance.
Who are the scientists that study insects, and how do they do it? What are some of the unique features of insects? In this basic introduction to live insects and scientific investigation, explore the answers to these questions. Students also design and build an original insect to take home with them.
This program takes place in the Discovery Lab in the Science Playground Exhibit Hall. Combine this program with a field trip to the museum.
Structure and Function:
K.1P.1 - Compare and contrast characteristics of living and non-living things.
K.1L.1 - Compare and contrast characteristics of plants and animals.
K.3S.1 - Explore questions about living and non-living things and events in the natural world.
K.3S.2 - Make observations about the natural world.