Flies - Diptera Wings - only 1 pr. 2nd pr - haltares, for balance Mouthparts - lapping or biting Metamorphosis - complete, larva are maggots or wigglers (mosquitos) Other - disease carriers; 4th largest
Today in EnvEd First two pages of insects packet, turned in be the end of the period Concert for the Climate??!! Spider test retakes - Last half hour, finish the insects video Sketches!
Insect Lab Madagascar Hissing Cockroach – 5 really good facts to share. Mosquito – 3 sketches; larva, pupa, adult Beetle (mealworm) – 3 sketches; larva, pupa, adult Flea – Sketch PLUS notes from handout Butterfly scale - sketch Honeybee – Describe the 3 castes, stages in life of a worker (see honeybee powerpoint) Crickets – More honeybees, How honey is made and discuss CCD Zoobooks – 10 facts suitable for sharing with visiting elementary students.
Hissing roaches – 5 really good facts. Mosquito – sketch 3 stages. Mealworm beetle – sketch 3 stages Flea – sketch plus 3 facts butterfly scale – sketch honeybee – castes and worker stages more honeybee – how honey is made plus CCD. zoobooks – 10 facts you would share Insect Study Lab
Insect TEST 60%40% Orders of Insects A.Beetles B.Flies C.True bugs D.Termites E.Cicadas F.Dragonflies G.Grasshoppers H.Fleas I.Butterflies J.Ants, bees Vocabulary List Metamorphosis - types Life - Insects
Insect Lab (one sheet of paper, halved, front and back) Beetles/metamorphosis – Study the large beetle specimens, then sketch and label the larva, pupa and adult of the mealworm beetle. Honeybee – notes on both the castes and the importance of the honeybee. Butterfly & Moth – Five notes from the zoobook, sketch a microscopic view of wing scales. Sketch a butterfly and moth and LABEL the differences. Insect Zoobooks – Minimum of 10 facts you would share with an elementary student.