Memorial Drive Elementary School
Session 2001-017



Name Memorial Drive Elementary School
Web site none
Location Farmington, New Hampshire, USA
Community Rural
Type Public


Subjects all
Grades 4th
Students 24


Title Strategies for Survival
Insects house fly, bee, water bug
Description Teaching in an economically disadvantaged school serving students with limited vocabularies, I would use Bugscope to bring the concepts of adaptation alive during our study of Insects. In the past, since I do not have access to microscopes, I have used teacher-created models to demonstrate the modifications insects have developed over time to make them the Earth's most successful group of living things. By utilizing Bugscope to show my students actual insect parts, I hope to make this science unit really meaningful, challenging, and


Where did you hear
about Bugscope?
surfing the net for info on bugs