Bugscope

Session 2008-086 with Amphitheater Middle School

Application

The School

School Name Amphitheater Middle School
School Homepage http://www.amphi.com/schools/ams/
Location
Community Suburban
Type Public

The Class

Subjects Taught Science
Grades Taught 7th Grade
Number of Students 120

The Project

Project Title A comparison of insect and arachnid exoskeletons and their function.
Insects To Study spider, beetles, centipede, butterfly, praying mantis
Project Description Students have come up with a class purpose for using Bugscope. We will collect data on insect and arachnid exoskeletons looking for similarities, differences and functions. Students will complete notes and drawings during the session that will be used to write an analysis and conclusion of our question, in essay format.

Miscellaneous

Where did you hear about Bugscope? I've participated several times. Alexander Lazarevich helped me tremendously in setting up for and implementing our sessions. I'd love to work with Bugscope again.

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