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1 Insect Nature Study This pdf file contains nature study printables to use with your children for an insect study. The set contains: Nature walk counting sheet - mark a tally every time you see one of the insects on the sheet Backyard Insect counting - mark a tally when you see an insect in your yard Insect scavenger hunt - for younger children, take this scavenger hunt sheet on a nature walk or when sitting outside Blank insect observation sheet - record data and information on insects you find Label the parts of an ant Story writing prompt - write a short story using four of the words provided Firefly poem and coloring page ] Fact and coloring cards - color the image and write facts you know on the back If you would like to share, please share a link to my blog or to the page that hosts these files. Please do not link directly to just the PDF files (the link you are at now). Please feel free to print this pdf file for your own personal use. They were created for private and nonprofit use. Please do not sell or host these files anywhere else. Created by August 2015 Clip art purchased from The Painted Crow Teachers Pay Teachers shop

2 Nature Walk Counting Take a walk and make a tally mark every time you see one of the insects below. Which one did you see the most? Grasshopper Cricket Ant Total Total Total: Mosquito Bee Hornet Total Total Total Butterfly Moth Ladybug Total Total Total Other: Other: Other: Total Total Total

3 Backyard Insect Hunt Head to the backyard and make a tally mark every time you see one of the insects below. Keep track for 30 minutes. Which one did you see the most? Does the time of day make a difference? Firefly Grasshopper Mosquito Total Total Total: Cricket Ant Butterfly Total Total Total Moth Bee Ladybug Total Total Total Other: Other: Other: Total Total Total

4 Insect Scavenger Hunt How many of these insects can you find either on a walk, inside, or looking under a log?

5 Insect Name: Day: Time: am pm Location of this insect: ground plants on me other a picture or drawing of this insect What I noticed about the insect Colors and markings: Wings (did the insect have wings?): one pair two pair clear wings colorful wings large wings What did the legs look like? short & hairy short & smooth long & hairy long & smooth other Did the insect have antennae? Was the insect alone or with others? Did you see all three parts of the insect s body? Did you see a nest or eggs? What does the insect eat?

6 Label the Ant Fill in the correct words in the blanks below. head thorax abdomen leg antenna

7 Time to write! Pick FOUR of the below words and write a short story about your favorite insect. Illustrate your story above. antennae wing log head eggs grass eyes fly dirt garden jump flutter branch ///////////////////////// ///////////////////////// ///////////////////////// ///////////////////////// ///////////////////////// /////////////////////////

8 If You Catch a Firefly By LILIAN MOORE If you catch a firefly and keep it in a jar You may find that you have lost A tiny star. If you let it go then, back into the night, You may see it once again Star bright.

9 ant fly dragonfly bee firefly ladybug

10 grasshopper mosquito stinkbug butterfly tick rhino beetle

11 scarab beetle luna moth

12 This project was inspired by the Faith That Sticks sticker pack God Made Bugs from Tyndale. The stickers feature nine different insects (a few that are featured in this pack) and were a fun addition to our insect study. Additional suggestions for using the stickers include: Using two sheets to create a matching game. Simply cut 18 3x3 squares of cardstock and put a sticker on each piece. Then have fun matching them up. Use the stickers as a guide and have your child sketch their own image of the insect. These stickers have some great colors that are eye-catching! Write a story using the stickers. Have your child write their own story picking 2 or 3 of the stickers or have them dictate one to you. Make some fun spring cards using the beautiful insects and let your child create a scene to put the insects into! For older children, put each of the 9 stickers onto a 3x3 cardstock square and let them practice alphabetizing the insects. Make popsicle stick puppets with each of the insect stickers. Create a simple windsock and use the stickers to decorate. The stickers are light enough that they won t add extra weight to the windsock. Make a fun bracelet with a few of the stickers and wear it on a nature walk. See what insects you find as you walk along!

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