12th Grade, 3rd Grade, 4th Grade, 5th Grade, 6th Grade, 7th Grade
Related Academic Standards
Describe the basic needs of living things and their dependence on light, food, air, water, and shelter.
Illustrate how plants and animals go through predictable life cycles that include birth, growth, development, reproduction, and death.
Identify different characteristics of plants and animals that help some populations survive and reproduce in greater numbers.
Describe how environmental changes can cause extinction in plants and animals.
This site provides wonderful photographs of a variety of insects, including butterfiles, crickets, and wasps. It provides in-depth articles about 14 different orders of insects. The English meaning of each order is given, as is each organisms family name, common name, and scientific name. The ''Help'' tool and the ''Entophiles'' link are very helpful. This site provides information on how insects impact their environments. It also gives descriptions and lists of links to other insect-related sites. Great for teachers and students.