Insects: Butterflies & Moths

Chapter 7: Butterflies & Moths Session 1. Book Exploring – Bugs Dictionary Continued telling the book of “Butterflies and Moths”. It was slightly lengthy as it was going deeper into the facts of butterflies n moths. Searched Google to see is there butterfly in Iceland. Apparently the peacock butterflies appeared in Iceland in every summer. When I was […]

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Insects: Spiders

Chapter 6: Spiders Session 1. Book Exploring – Bugs Dictionary  24/6 When I told Kin about the “wolf spider” carrying their eggs, Kin assured me that we came across this spider in Bugs Dictionary. And he was right! Session 2. Video Learning – Trapdoor Spider Watched some video clips on how trapdoor spider hunt their prey by hiding in an underground burrow […]

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Insects: Ants

Chapter 5: Ants Session 1. Book Exploring – Bugs Dictionary 29/6 Leave Cutter Ants The leafcutter ants carry the leafpieces back to their underground nests where the leaves are chewed into a pulp. The decaying pulp is stored with ant feces and fungus spores, and strands of fungus eventually grow on the decomposing pulp. This fungus is the […]

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Insect – Insects Changes

Chapter 5: Insects Changes / Insects Lifecycle Session 1. Book Exploring Learned about the lifecycle of insect – from the eggs till the adulthood. Orchid mantis group hatching with an upside down position. Kin tried to turn the iPad as he thought we misplaced the iPad. Stick worm hatched from egg. The baby looked like frog initially. Kin was […]

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Insect: Under Attack

Chapter 4: Under Attack Session 1. Book Exploring Covered a new topic of Insects – Under Attack. Taught Kin what are the insect’s defense when they are under attack – disguise, camouflage, stingy, explosive. These are few insects which have their own ways of protecting themselves:- Assassin Bug Bombardier Beetle Hoverfly Moth Caterpillar Orchid mantis The following day, did revision […]

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