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After they illustrated, it was time to brainstorm some adjectives to describe their insect. They used the word web below for this activity. Then they picked one adjective to complete the sentence, "The very . . ."

After they illustrated, it was time to brainstorm some adjectives to describe their insect. They used the word web below for this activity. Then they picked one adjective to complete the sentence, "The very . . ."

This freebie includes a cut and paste picture sort into insect or not an insect.There is also a simple worksheet for students to complete using t...

This freebie includes a cut and paste picture sort into insect or not an insect.There is also a simple worksheet for students to complete using t...

"Invent an Insect" Great as formative assessment at the end of a unit, also fun and creative! Free

"Invent an Insect" Great as formative assessment at the end of a unit, also fun and creative! Free

Learning about insect body parts {free printable} from Gift of Curiosity

Learning about insect body parts {free printable} from Gift of Curiosity

Education to the Core: Spiders: A FREE Mini-Book and Writing Reflection

Education to the Core: Spiders: A FREE Mini-Book and Writing Reflection

The effects of drugs on a spider -- also a good visual for the effects of any addiction on our selves

The effects of drugs on a spider -- also a good visual for the effects of any addiction on our selves

People sometimes assume that spiders are insects. But in fact, they are relatives of insects. They are part of a group called arachnids (uh- RACK-nidz). Other arachnids include scorpions, ticks, mites, and harvestmen. Perhaps this will clarify the identity of that “thing” crawling around on your kitchen floor.

People sometimes assume that spiders are insects. But in fact, they are relatives of insects. They are part of a group called arachnids (uh- RACK-nidz). Other arachnids include scorpions, ticks, mites, and harvestmen. Perhaps this will clarify the identity of that “thing” crawling around on your kitchen floor.

A spider unit combining research, reading and writing for first and second grade students.

A spider unit combining research, reading and writing for first and second grade students.

Spider Unit for Kids: This post includes ideas for learning about spiders with kids. Exploring spider webs can be loads of fun and super interesting! Kids will love it!

Spider Unit for Kids: This post includes ideas for learning about spiders with kids. Exploring spider webs can be loads of fun and super interesting! Kids will love it!