We found 30 resources with the concept beetles
A Taste of Blackberries: Novel StudyLesson Planet
4th - 7th CCSS: Adaptable
Blackberry pie, blackberry cobbler ... what other recipes use blackberries? Scholars hunt for an interesting blackberry recipe to copy and share with friends after using the novel study for A Taste of Blackberries by Doris Buchanan...
Why Isn't the World Covered in Poop?Lesson Planet
5 mins 6th - 12th
Here's a resource that is definitely not a waste. Viewers learn about rollers, tunnelers, and dwellers, three types of dung beetle clean-up crews and the important roles they play in preventing global warming and in indicating the health...
It’s a Goopy Mess When Pines and Beetles Duke it OutLesson Planet
5 mins 6th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
A few tiny western pine beetles bring down giant ponderosa pine trees every year. Learn about the battle between the pines and beetles and how each attempts to control the other. A 4-D video of the process comprises part of a larger...
Insect Adventure, Part 3Lesson Planet
12 mins 6th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
After scientists collect insects, what do they do with them? The final Brain Scoop video wraps up an adventure to a field to collect insects. It details how they sort, study, and pin insects for future study. An Insect playlist allows...
Insect Adventure, Part 2Lesson Planet
8 mins 6th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Scholars look forward to using the pooter, otherwise known as an aspirator, to collect insects. The video demonstrates how to collect bugs in mesh nets, canvas nets, and in pooters to better study them. The second installment of a...
Insect Adventure, Part 1Lesson Planet
10 mins 6th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Have you ever wondered why scientists use rotten chicken liver? The video explains this and more on a Field Museum trip to a prairie. Brain Scoop presents the first part of their insect adventure as part of the playlist on Insects.
The Tiger BeetleLesson Planet
1 min 6th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Have you observed larvae hunting for prey? The tiger beetle larvae hunt in a way similar to the adults. These interesting insects star in the video produced by Brain Scoop; their unique habits and appearance enhance the Insect playlist.
Crystal and Her Water BeetlesLesson Planet
7 mins 6th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Water beetles live underwater their entire lives, getting air from a bubble they carry with them. The video, part of an Insect playlist by Brain Scoop, explains how they breathe and why they are fascinating for evolutionary studies. It...
Beetles, Mites, Cockroaches Oh My!—Insect Collection TourLesson Planet
6 mins 6th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
The Field Museum houses 12 million insects. Brain Scoop presents the insect collection at the Field Museum as part of its Insect playlist. From brilliant purple beetles to tiny mites, all the way to giant cockroaches, the organization of...
Watch Flesh-Eating Beetles Strip Bodies to the BoneLesson Planet
3 mins 6th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
A large beetle colony needs only one or two days to completely clean the bones of small animals. The video focuses on the dermestid beetles' flesh-eating abilities. Museums use these beetles to preserve specimens, leaving the most...
Nature's Scuba Divers: How Beetles Breathe UnderwaterLesson Planet
3 mins 6th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Some insects breathe air yet live underwater. The video explains how they carry air with them and the scientific principles behind this ability. It focuses on beetles and surface tension as the concept of nature's scuba divers becomes...
How Do We Know These Beetles Are Safe to Use?Lesson Planet
7th - 9th
Students evaluate the impact beetles have on plants. In groups, they select plants to expose to leaf-feeding beetles and place those beetles on the caged plants. They observe the beetles and discuss the insect and plant interaction...
Survival of the Fittest -- Battling BeetlesLesson Planet
9th - Higher Ed
Students experiment with traits. In this Science lesson, students test the strength of beetles using M&M candies in lieu of the insects. Students use the Hardy-Weinberg Equation to calculate possible offspring traits of further...