Could you use a simple, no-prep hands-on science activity for your elementary students? This FREE Insects, Worms, Snails & Spiders Life Cycles Cut & Paste unit is a fun activity that they can work on for hours (but won’t take you hours to prepare).
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Welcome to the world of all things slimy and slightly gross. This FREE Insects, Worms, Snails & Spiders Life Cycles Cut & Paste unit looks at the life cycle of the:
- stag beetle
- dung beetle
- praying mantis
That’s a total of 13 life cycles. Each life cycle includes between four and six illustrations. Kids cut out the stages and paste them into the cycle diagrams provided. When they are done, there is an answer key in the back just for you!
Help your kids discover whether the larva or pupa stage comes first, what a nymph is, how very different these animals look at various stages of development, and much more!
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Both a color and black and white version are included. Print just the pages you need! Download your FREE Insects, Worms, Snails & Spiders Life Cycles Cut & Paste unit and get ready for some science fun!
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