Annie (WW)

Grasshoppers:

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Grasshoppers have eyesight that is very differant from humans. Instead of seeing one woman, as we would, a grasshopper might see this.

Butterflies:

Want to learn more about monarch butterfly migration? I suggest visiting THIS SITE, or watching THIS VIDEO.

Bees:

Bees have been in the news lately because many of them are dying and scientists aren't completely sure why. THIS VIDEO shows one of the factors why they are disappearing.







Dustin Pazar BADNA (5B)


Grasshoppers-

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This is a Giant Grasshopper which is the largest grasshopper.

This is a picture of the Giant Grasshopper which is the largest grasshopper.


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A baby grasshopper.

This is a picture of a baby grasshopper.





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This is a picture of the cycle of a grasshopper.



Butterflies-


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This is a picture of a monarch butterfly in its chrysalis.


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This is a picture of the stages of metamorphosis that a monarch butterfly has when breaking out of its chrysalis.


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This is a picture of the monarch butterflies' migration during the fall.


Watch this video on the monarch butterflies and their migration!Monarchs and their Migration Video

Bees-


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This is a picture of a new born bee breaking out of its wax room.


http://www.pbs.org/wnet/nature/episodes/silence-of-the-bees/introduction/38/

Watch this video on how scientists are trying to use the honing skills of bees for better defense technology.Video on Bees and better missles


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This is a picture of the pattern of the bee waggle dance.


Watch this video on the bees, the hive, and the waggle dance!!Waggle Dance Video



Ben Woodbury (FF- 2B)

This site breaks down insect Metamorphosis and makes it easy to learn.

Everything you would ever want to know about grasshoppers is on this site.

Some great grasshopper footage can be found on these videos about grasshoppers. Make sure to check out this grasshopper climbing a tree and this grasshopper crawling through grass.

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Did you know that bees mate in mid air

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Look at how far monarchs fly in just months

for power point -
Monarch Migration
Bees- Waggle Dance

Jacob (TT)


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general structure of a bee

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Many grasshoppers are able to blend in with their surroundings as a way of protection

Click to see this video about Mormon Crickets- Mormon Cricket
Click to see this video of a monarch butterfly- Monarch Video
Click to see this video about a certain type of hornet- Hornet Video

For interesting facts about grasshoppers, click this link- Grasshopper Site

Cotter Jackson (Doug - 5W)


To answer all of your grasshopper questions.

If you still have more questions about grasshoppers.


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The anatomy of a Grasshopper



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Look at that guy jump!


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These are the parts of the bee

For more information on bees.







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For all your butterfly needs.

Videos:
Footage of grasshoppers