ERIC Number: ED434025
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1998
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Bug City: House and Backyard Insects [Videotape].
"Bug City" is a video series created to help children learn about insects and other small critters. All aspects of bug life are touched upon including body structure, food, habitat, life cycle, mating habits, camouflage, mutualism (symbiosis), adaptations, social behavior, and more. Each program features dramatic microscopic photography, fun commentary, and bug facts. A teaching guide is also included. The topic of this lesson is house and backyard insects and includes information on cockroaches, fleas, termites, snails, slugs, and earthworms. Ways to cockroach-proof your home and a technique for finding small insects living in backyard soil are discussed. (WRM)
Descriptors: Animal Behavior, Biology, Ecology, Elementary Education, Entomology, Habitats, Pests, Science Activities, Science Instruction, Scientific Concepts, Videotape Recordings, Wildlife, Zoology
Schlessinger Media, Div. of Library Video Company, P.O. Box 580, Wynnewood, PA 19096. Tel: 800-843-3620 (Toll Free).
Publication Type: Non-Print Media
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