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National Insect Week returns in 2022

Multiple groups

  • Creative Insect Activities

    Activities sheet

    Ideas for creative insect activities.

    For: Primary Secondary

  • INSTAR - Magazine for Young Entomologists

    Activities sheet

    Magazine for Young Entomologists from the Royal Entomological Society.

    For: Primary

  • Insects, Entomology & Entomologists

    Video

    Insects and entomologists - what are they and why are they important?

    For: Everyone

  • Hand Made Places

    Activities sheet

    Insect-themed activity sheets aimed at 4-7 year olds.

    For: Primary

  • Polli:Nation Survey

    Activities sheet Factsheet

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

    For: Primary

  • iSpot

    Website

    A friendly and free community helping to identify wildlife and share nature.

    For: Everyone

  • Flower Power

    Factsheet

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

    For: Everyone

  • Insects everywhere

    Factsheet

    Find out how you can find insects just about anywhere.

    For: Everyone

  • What makes an insect?

    Activities sheet

    So, what makes an insect? With these activities, you can help identify

    For: Everyone

  • Up close and personal with invertebrates

    Activities sheet Factsheet

    This time of year is perfect for getting children out doing minibeast hunt, creepy-crawly hunts, bug walks, insect safaris and invertebrate surveys. Call them whatever you like, basically, they all involve getting up close and personal with invertebrates.

    For: Primary Secondary

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Did you know?

Ant lion pits

Some ant lion species larvae catch their prey by digging pit fall traps.

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