Insects
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This infographic, ‘All About Insects: A Fly’s Body’, features a labelled diagram of a fly’s body. It provides factual information about flies and includes colourful and engaging images.

Insects
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This article, ‘All About Insects: Ants’, provides information about ants. It features interesting facts about these tiny insects and includes colourful and engaging images.

Insects
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This article, ‘All About Insects: Bees’, provides information about bees. It includes a labelled diagram of a bee and features colourful and engaging images.

Insects
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This article, ‘All About Insects: Beetles’, provides information about beetles. It features interesting facts about these insects and includes colourful and engaging images.

Animal Families
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This article, ‘All About Animal Families: Big Families: Social Insects’, profiles different types of insects that live and work together. It provides factual information about these insects and includes colourful and engaging photographs.

Insects
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This article, ‘All About Insects: Bugs’, provides information about bugs. It features interesting facts about bugs and includes colourful and engaging images.

Insects
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This poem, ‘Bugs’, by Ron Brown, describes the characteristics of bugs. It uses rhyming and rhythm to engage students in learning about bugs.

Insects
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This article, ‘All About Insects: Butterflies’, provides information about butterflies. It features interesting facts about these colourful insects and includes engaging images.

Insects
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This article, ‘All About Insects: Cicadas’, provides information about cicadas. It features interesting facts about these noisy insects and includes colourful and engaging photographs.

Insects
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This article, ‘All About Insects: Crickets and Grasshoppers’, provides information about crickets and grasshoppers. It features interesting facts about these insects and includes colourful and engaging images.

Insects
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This article, ‘All About Insects: Dragonflies and Damselflies’, provides information about dragonflies and damselflies. It features interesting facts about these insects and includes colourful and engaging images.

Art Project
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This art project ‘Dragonfly Sculpture’ enables students to create dragonflies from clothes-pegs. It is aimed at developing students’ awareness of basic artistic procedures. It provides a list of materials, easy-to-follow step-by-step art instructions and a list of recommended art books.

Art Project
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This art project ‘Draw a Spider Web’ enables students to create spider web patterns. It is aimed at developing students’ awareness of basic artistic procedures. It provides a list of materials, easy-to-follow step-by-step art instructions and a recommended art book.

Insects
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This article, ‘All About Insects: Finders Keepers’, explains how to catch insects for observation. It provides factual information about different insects and includes colourful and engaging photographs.

Reading Comprehension
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No. of pages: 6

This Reading Comprehension worksheet, ‘Gila Monsters’, features an informational text about a poisonous lizard species from the deserts of Mexico and the southwestern United States. It encourages students to use a variety of strategies to interpret the text and includes questions about drawing a conclusion, sequence, fact/opinion, validity, predicting outcome, making a judgment, the main …More

Reading Comprehension
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This Reading Comprehension worksheet, ‘Honeybee Safety Tips’, features an informational text about how to avoid serious injury from honeybees. It encourages students to use a variety of strategies to interpret the text and includes questions about the main idea, making a judgment, validity, sequence, drawing a conclusion, reasoning, genre, and making an inference. Answer sheet …More

Insects
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This article, ‘All About Insects: Insect Camouflage’, provides information about insects that use camouflage for protection. It features interesting facts about these insects and includes colourful and engaging images.

Reading Comprehension
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This reading comprehension activity, ‘Is This Something to Eat?’ asks students to answer questions about an entomologist who, along with other entomologists, eats insects in Thailand. It is aimed at increasing students’ awareness of semantics and encourages students to recall information.

Comprehension and Critical Thinking
No. of pages: 8

This reading comprehension activity ‘It’s Raining Monarchs’, asks students to answer comprehension questions on a text about monarch butterflies.

Insects
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This article, ‘All About Insects: Ladybird Beetles’, provides information about ladybird beetles. It features interesting facts about these insects and includes colourful and engaging photographs.

Minibeasts
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This article, ‘Leeches’, provides information about leeches. It explains how leeches can be used to save lives and features colourful and engaging photographs.

Oral Language Photo Activity
No. of pages: 2

This oral language photo activity ‘Mosquito’, enhances vocabulary and concept development by providing a thought-provoking visual stimulus that can be used as a prompt to engage students in discussion. Each photo is complete with an accompanying lesson plan featuring tips and activities to develop oral language and vocabulary further.

Oral Language Photo Activity
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This oral language photo activity ‘Spider in Web’, enhances vocabulary and concept development by providing a thought-provoking visual stimulus that can be used as a prompt to engage students in discussion. Each photo is complete with an accompanying lesson plan featuring tips and activities to develop oral language and vocabulary further.

Oral Language Photo Activity
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This oral language photo activity ‘Termites and Nests’, enhances vocabulary and concept development by providing a thought-provoking visual stimulus that can be used as a prompt to engage students in discussion. Each photo is complete with an accompanying lesson plan featuring tips and activities to develop oral language and vocabulary further.

Insects
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This article, ‘All About Insects: The Life Cycle of a Butterfly’, describes the different stages of a butterfly’s life. It provides factual information about each phase of a butterfly’s life and includes colourful and engaging images.

Minibeasts
No. of pages: 3

This article, ‘Look Out… There’s a Tick!’, provides information about ticks. It features interesting facts about these tiny bloodsuckers and includes colourful and engaging photographs.

Art Project
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This art project, ‘Make Your Own Lady Bug’ provides instructions for making a lady bug using a half polystyrene ball and paint.

Art Project
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This art project, ‘Make Your Own Springy Spider’ provides instructions for making a spider toy using a half polystyrene ball and paint.

Reading Comprehension
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This reading comprehension activity, ‘Picture Story: Bugs’ asks students to identify the story that best matches the picture, which features a boy with a grasshopper in a jar. It is aimed at developing students’ awareness of semantics and encourages them to recognise the association between a picture and a short story describing it.

Insects
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This article, ‘Shoo Fly’, provides information about flies. It includes a diagram of a fly’s body, a fly’s lifecycle and several interesting facts about flies.

Editing and Revising
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This editing and revising learning activity, ‘Spiders’ encourages students to recognise spelling errors, punctuation and sentence structure. Answer sheet provided with file download.

Insects
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This article, ‘All About Insects: Stick and Leaf Insects’, provides information about stick and leaf insects. It features interesting facts about these insects and includes colourful and engaging images.

Dragonflies and Damselflies
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This article, ‘Dragonflies and Damselflies: The Dragon and the Damsel’, provides information about dragonflies and damselflies. It profiles different species of dragonfly and damselfly and includes colourful and engaging illustrations.

Poetry
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This Poetry worksheet, ‘The Most Dangerous Beast’, features a light-hearted poem about diseases spread by animals, such as Mad Cow Disease, West Nile Disease, Monkeypox, and Lyme Disease. It encourages students to use a variety of strategies to interpret the poem and includes questions about interpretive language, author’s purpose, drawing a conclusion, and making a …More

Jewel Beetles
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This article, ‘Jewel Beetles: Tiny Treasures’, provides information about jewel beetles. It profiles different species of jewel beetle and features colourful and engaging photographs.

Insects
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This article, ‘All About Insects: What Is an Insect?’, provides information about insects. It features interesting facts about insects and includes colourful and engaging images.

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