Teaching Toolbox: Insects

Insects Toolbox

Dozens of mounted entomological specimens to help students understand the incredible variability and beauty of insects. Learn to classify and to identify unique adaptations.


What's in the Insects Toolbox?

Other resources: Magnifying lenses

Printed materials: Hands of Nature: Introducing Insects, The Handy Bug Answer Book, Insectlopedia, Insectos!Bugs!, My First Pocket Guide: Insects, Peterson First Guide: Insects, Usborne's The Big Bug Search, How Do Flies Walk Upside Down?, What is an Insect?

Click here for the Specimen List

Teaching Toolboxes include relevant curriculum tied to Utah State Core Curriculum Standards.


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