This week’s at home educational activities are all about pollinators!
1. K-2 Science & English Language Arts
Play My American Farm's game, The Buzz! In this game, players will travel to "Pollinatorville" and discover the important role bees and butterflies play in food production. Also, hone K-2 English Language Arts skills with the accompanying Sweet Pollination activity sheet.
Act out pollination with these fun puppets and practice rhyming with bee poetry in these lessons from The Beeman Educator's Guide!
2. Grades 6-8 English Language Arts
Learn about honeybees and beekeeping in this blog series: Part 1, Part 2, Part 3.
Before you read: Write a few sentences about what you know about honeybees.
Then read the blog series. Compare what you learned to what you already knew. Write down the new knowledge then share with someone!
3. Grades 5-12 Science
Are you up to the challenge? In this Purple Plow Puzzler, build a honeycomb hive that can hold 5 pounds!
4. Grades 5-12 English Language Arts
Exercise your creativity with this poetry challenge from Purple Plow! Don’t forget to share!
5. Any age! Science
"Meet" a real beekeeper in this video from America's Heartland.
Looking for more science activities to do at home? Check out Bayer's Science at Home Series!
If you missed it, check out the Week 1 and Week 2 activities, too!