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Discovery Lab: Bugs and Butterflies

Program
Field Trip @ OMSI
Type & Format
Class/Lab
Duration
1 hr
Grade Level
PreK-K
Subject
Life, Early Childhood
Season
Year-Round
Cost
$
70
Per
Session

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.

A minimum of 2 weeks' advance notice is required for all registration requests. If you have questions, please contact us at 503.797.4661 or register@omsi.edu.

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Standards Addressed

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.

Scientific Inquiry:
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.