Bug Anatomy Cards
Ignite your child's’ fascination for Bugs with this set of 8 Bug Anatomy Cards. Kids can learn all about the anatomy of bugs! Why not take them out into the garden to help discover the real thing with a bug hunt.
Set of 8 wooden cards plus a timber stand. Cards include: Butterfly, Praying Mantis, Stag Beetle, Lady Bug, Fly, Butterfly, Spider, Cicada.
Each card is approx. 10 x 14cm. Recommended for ages 3+
Children can count the legs and make them into a number activity. How many spots, how many eyes etc.
The Anatomy Cards are perfect for group discussions. Educators can read a book about bugs then implement these cards in the inside environment for children to extend on their learning and vocabulary of bugs.
Have a bug table set up outside and use this as a time to discuss the importance of the role each bug plays in our environment. Children can also take the cards with them on hunt around the garden looking for real bugs.
An interest in insects promotes youth to spend more time outdoors. Finding insects is great for developing younger children's fine motor skills and helps promote discussion and language skills.