Insects are so small that we often pass them by. But they form three-fourths of the whole animal kingdom, and they do us so much good and so much harm that we ought to know about them. With vibrant illustrations by Katie Kahn, these flashcards bring to life the little creatures we often pass by. Bees, dragonflies, grasshoppers, house flies, and more make appearances in the 38 flashcard set.
This course includes a Reader compiled of classic stories written by Arabella Buckley and Julia McNair Wright in the late 1800s. It takes a narrative approach to the life of insects. The corresponding Student Workbook takes children through the identification of different kinds of insects, insect anatomy, and incorporates memory work, observation activities and much more. The Student Workbook also provides the related page number in the margin making this study very user friendly. Optional Teacher Key provides solutions to workbook activities. You will need to add the Peterson First Guide to Insects for a year long study. ~ Deanne
User-friendly, well-organized and academically sound, these science guides from Memoria Press are sure to please the science-loving child in your home. Courses consist of a teacher guide, a student guide and in some cases, a separate text. Optional resources are suggested for some courses.
Items listed in this section tend to be complete science programs with a teacher and student component, requiring few supplements besides science supplies.