Science & Nature
Tiny Science Bug Camp: Focus on Insects for Ages 9-11
In this 5-day course, Jen the Entomologist will take learners on a deep dive into five different insects: Dragonflies, Fruit Flies, Praying Mantises, Weevils, and Mosquitoes.
26 total reviews for this teacher
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5x per week
over 1 week
learners per class
per learner - per class
How does a “Multi-Day” course work?
Meets multiple times at scheduled times
Live video chats, recorded and monitored for safety and quality
Discussions via classroom forum and private messages with the teacher
Great for engaging projects and interacting with diverse classmates from other states and countries
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For this Bug Club, Jen curates a visual presentation focusing on stories of five groups of insects. 1. Dragonflies (hemimetabolous life cycle, hunting specializations in both life stages) 2. Mosquitoes (holometabolous life cycle, mosquito habitat, prevention) 3. Fruit Flies (fruit flies vs. vinegar flies, life cycle, history of use as a model in genetics research) 4. Weevils (host plant, monoculture vs. insects, pheromones) 5. Praying Mantises (life cycle, predation, full story of their...
Students will learn deeply about the life and behaviors of five different insect groups: Dragonflies, Mosquitoes, Fruit Flies, Weevils, and Praying Mantises.
Learners will not need to use any apps or websites beyond the standard Outschool tools.
4 hours 35 minutes per week in class, and maybe some time outside of class.
Jen Paur’s Tiny ScienceEntomologist, Tiny Science
26 total reviews
14 completed classes
Hi Friends! I am an entomologist and a mom in Seattle, USA with a lot going on, but I always have time to talk about insects! I teach science to kids through insects! Calibrated and paced for young kids (4-6, 6-8), we survey the basics of...