Earth’s Birthday Project http://www.earthsbirthday.org Educating children about the earth. Includes butterflies and bugs science activities at: http://www.earthsbirthday.org/butterflies/
How to order butterflies to raise. The caterpillars are delivered March-July http://www.earthsbirthday.org/butterflies/activitykit/contact.html
Edible Insects or, more than you ever wanted to know about eating bugs www.eatbug.com
Enchanted Learning www.enchantedlearning.com Fantastic site. Lots of crafts. Arranged by theme: http://www.enchantedlearning.com/themes/ On-line activities: http://www.enchantedlearning.com/cgi-bin/Dots.cgi/spider/16?118,71 On-line dot-to-dot spider. Very cool. http://www.enchantedlearning.com/cgi- bin/paint/fuaz1mfTN3rdTgHEdP71sdvkMvdug7rf/subjects/insects/bee/Honeybee coloring.shtml Color the bee.
Eric Carle http://www.eric-carle.com/ Eric Carle’s web site. Not really that exciting, but since Eric has done so many insect stories, it may be useful.
Family Corner http://www.familycorner.com/dir/Family/Kids/ Family Corner has coloring pages, crafts and recipes. I didn’t find a lot on insects, except a really cute door hanger that says “Don’t bug me.” http://www.thefamilycorner.com/family/kids/crafts/doorhanger.shtml
Family Crafts http://familycrafts.about.com/mbody.htm Lots of good craft ideas. No patterns.
Mrs. Seagraves’ Quest Class and Thematic Units http://www.geocities.com/Athens/Atrium/5924/index.html Located in Montgomery, Alabama. http://www.geocities.com/Athens/Atrium/5924/schoolyardscience.htm Terrific site with facts, lore, crafts, links, games about ladybugs. http://www.geocities.com/Athens/Atrium/5924/allaboutsnails.htm All about snails. Includes stories, crafts, facts and on-line games about snails. http://www.geocities.com/Athens/Atrium/5924/schoolyardsafari.htm