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Hands-on Activity

Create Your Own Insect

Fun Forces
Students will learn about the parts of an insect and their function and then will design and build their ultimate insect.
Topic: Insect body parts and their function
Real World Science Topics:
  • Insect body parts have developed adaptations to allow them to live and thrive in their environments.
In this activity, students will learn about the body parts of insects. They will learn about the function of these parts and how they may help the insect survive in their habitat. The students will create their ultimate insect.

Activity Difficulty Rating: 2 Each hands-on science activity has been ranked based on difficulty of set up and how difficult they are to perform. The rating scale is from 1 to 5, with 1 being the easiest and 5 being the most complicated.



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