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    Biotechnology and Biological Sciences Research Council
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    In this activity, learners create models of bugs. Learners use household materials like plastic cups and straws to create models of bugs like centipedes and spiders. The activity is covered in the...

    $1 - $5 per student Ages 6 - 11 45 to 60 minutes
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    Biotechnology and Biological Sciences Research Council
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    In this activity (p.6-10 of PDF), learners use different methods for hunting minibeasts (bugs). Learners can either make traps or simply look for minibeasts under stones and logs. Learners can...

    free Ages 6 - 11 45 to 60 minutes
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    Lawrence Hall of Science
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    This activity has learners interacting with live crayfish, but could be adapted for a variety of similar hardy and interesting organisms. Instructions are provided for facilitating free and guided...

    Over $20 per group Ages 4 - adult 10 to 30 minutes
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    Virginia Aquarium and Marine Science Center
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    In this activity, learners observe hard parts of sea creatures (shells, molts, etc.) to better understand marine environments. A series of questions is provided to help guide learners through...

    $10 - $20 per group Ages 4 - adult 10 to 30 minutes
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    National Park Service
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    In this online game, learners identify various animals including rabbits, turtles, and squirrels that live in National Parks, National Seashores and National Preserves. Clues introduce learners to...

    free Ages 4 - 14 5 to 10 minutes
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    University of Washington
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    In this activity, learners use earthworms as "unknown creatures" from the South American jungle to find out how animals use senses. Learners are given supplies to devise their own...

    1 cent - $1 per student Ages 8 - 18 45 to 60 minutes
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    New York Hall of Science
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    In this hands-on activity, learners discover the similarities and differences between a vertebrate and invertebrate by dissecting a perch and a crawfish. This can be a very rich and time consuming ...

    $5 - $10 per group Ages 8 - 18 30 to 45 minutes