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    University of Wisconsin-Madison
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    In this construction activity, students use a 2-liter bottle to build a fly trap. There is not much supporting information besides the directions, but the trap can be used to examine fly behavior,...

    $1 - $5 per student Ages 4 - 14 1 to 7 days
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    American Museum of Natural History
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    In this activity, learners start their own field journal to better understand the wildlife in their area. Learners select an animal to observe, record observations about the animal's...

    free Ages 6 - 11 30 to 45 minutes
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    Lawrence Hall of Science
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    In this outdoor activity, learners investigate ant behavior by testing ant feeding reactions to different types of food. Learners attempt to discover an ant "superfood" and use that food...

    $1 - $5 per group Ages 6 - 11 45 to 60 minutes
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    Lawrence Hall of Science
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    In this outdoor activity/field trip, learners conduct experiments to explore where dragonflies and damselflies perch or rest, and how the flies change behavior in reaction to other flies or fly...

    $5 - $10 per group Ages 6 - 18 45 to 60 minutes
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    Lawrence Hall of Science
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    In this outdoor activity/field trip, learners catch and observe water striders to explore their movement and feeding behaviors. To observe strider locomotion, learners look closely at caught water...

    $10 - $20 per group Ages 6 - 14 1 to 2 hours
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    Lawrence Hall of Science
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    In this outdoor activity, learners dig for and collect isopods (sometimes known as "roly-poly bugs" or "potato bugs" and other names). Learners have fun discovering that there...

    $10 - $20 per group Ages 8 - 14 45 to 60 minutes
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    Lawrence Hall of Science
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    In this outdoor activity and game, learners explore how animals adapt for survival through coloration, markings and camouflage. By inventing, designing and hiding their own animal models, and...

    $10 - $20 per group Ages 6 - 14 45 to 60 minutes
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    Lawrence Hall of Science
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    In this outdoor activity and game, learners roundup a "herd" of hopping insects and find out how many different kinds or species are in their herd. Using their powers of observation,...

    $10 - $20 per group Ages 8 - 14 45 to 60 minutes
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    Lawrence Hall of Science
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    In this outdoor activity and/or field trip, learners investigate the behavior of hopping animals. Learners collect crickets, grasshoppers, frogs, and/or beach hoppers, to observe their behaviors in...

    $10 - $20 per group Ages 8 - 14 1 to 2 hours
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    Lawrence Hall of Science
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    In this outdoor activity/field trip, learners investigate the special shapes, holding structures and holding behaviors that real organisms use in streams, rivers, creeks or coast intertidal zones...

    $5 - $10 per group Ages 8 - 18

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