Entomology: The Importance of Insects (Flex)
Learn about the magnificent six-legged creatures called insects. Explore their ecological roles, anatomy, and staggering diversity!
US Grade 5 - 8
This eight week flex course will introduce students to the fascinating field of entomology. We will examine the importance of insects to their ecosystems, their anatomy, evolution, behavior, and relationship with other organisms. We will focus heavily on not only the organisms themselves, but also their ecological context. We will examine questions such as, but not limited to: How do insects sense their environment? Why did some species develop social behavior? What is symbiosis and...
Assessments OfferedI do not usually assign grades. However, I am more than happy to do so for your learner upon request. Let me know what your needs are!
Meet the teacher
Hello! My name is Arwen and I am absolutely passionate about space science, the environment, and teaching! I offer courses about the solar system, planets, natural processes, soil, and the environment. My Master's is in Space Science, and I have...
$9weekly or $72 for 8 weeks
Average rating:5.0Number of reviews:(6)
Completed by 21 learners
No live video meetings
1-8 learners per class