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  • Yorkshire Museums Trust Minibeast online resource

    Activities sheet Factsheet

    This resource, suitable for Key Stages 1 to 3, aims to develop knowledge and understanding of invertebrates.

    For: Primary Secondary

  • Primary leap worksheets


    Reading comprehension sheets relating to insects, from Primary Leap.

    For: Primary

  • British Dragonfly Society

    Activities sheet Factsheet

    Activities about dragonflies and damselflies.

    For: Early years Primary Secondary

  • Butterfly Conservation Munching Caterpillars

    Activities sheet Factsheet Lesson plan

    Resources from Butterfly Conservation for people to improve their gardens or local green spaces for butterflies and moths.

    For: Primary

  • Bumblebee Conservation Trust Fun & Learning

    Activities sheet Audio Factsheet Lesson plan

    Great ideas and resources to help children and families connect with bumblebees and their natural habitat.

    For: Early years Primary

  • droso4schools

    Factsheet Lesson plan

    Online resources for school lessons using the fruit fly Drosophila.

    For: Secondary

  • RHS School Gardening Resources

    Activities sheet Factsheet Lesson plan

    A range of resources from the RHS

    For: Whole School

  • Polli:Nation Survey

    Activities sheet Factsheet

    A national survey that you can contribute to be becoming a citizen scientist.

    For: Primary

  • Flower Power


    Discover how to attract a diverse range of insects using flower power.

    For: Everyone

  • Insects everywhere


    Find out how you can find insects just about anywhere.

    For: Everyone


Did you know?

Most sophisticated communicators

The honeybee waggledance can communicate the distance and direction of a good patch of nectar flowers.

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