In this activity, students use the web resource ‘What is this bug?’ from Landcare Research to identify an insect. This easy-to-use web page allows students to learn more about insects.
By the end of this activity, students should be able to:
- navigate around the Landcare Research ‘What is this bug’ site to identify various insects
- gain confidence in their observation skills as they describe an insect’s identifiable features
- better appreciate the variety of insects in their local area.
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- introduction/background notes
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