Bug Biology with Beetlelady

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Make friends with insects, arachnids, centipedes and millipedes in this exciting science course! Multi-disciplinary projects instruct all about the biology of the bug world!

Class runs from January 24-March 14. Sign up for the series for $260 or drop in at $35 per class.

Register at

https://www.sharepathacademy.com/program-list

Key Objectives:

  • Explore the diversity of terrestrial arthropods
  • Understand how and why insects became such a successful branch of the tree of life
  • Understand the similarities and differences between insects and ourselves
  • Appreciate the beauty of insect life and the vital role it plays in natural ecosystems

Main activities:

  • Hands-on time with live bugs
  • Games, art projects, experiments & mobiles
  • Trace the evolution of the bombadier beetle
  • Species sorting like an entomologist