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Bumblebee and poppies, Bombus terrestris
National Insect Week returns in 2020
The BSA's science week 2019 primary schools pack includes 'what do bees do', an activity for a class to role-play the process of insect pollination.
Find the activity on page 17 of the pdf file.
British Science Week website
National Insect Week encourages people of all ages to learn more about insects.
Every two years, the Royal Entomological Society organises the week, supported by a large number of partner organisations with interests in the science, natural history and conservation of insects.
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Lacewings lay their eggs at the ends of single stalks of hardened mucus on the underside of leaves.
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