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LC Subject Heading: Insects

Historical Items

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Item 17597

Zippo for the Mosquito, ca. 1900

Contributed by: Maine State Museum Date: circa 1900 Media: Glass, liquid

Item 17598

T & K Sportsman's Friend, ca. 1900

Contributed by: Maine State Museum Date: circa 1900 Location: Bangor Media: Glass, liquid

Item 26869

Releasing parasites, Bar Harbor, 1935

Contributed by: Maine Forest Service Date: 1935 Location: Bar Harbor Media: Photographic print

Lesson Plans

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Lesson Plan

Bicentennial Lesson Plan

Maine's Beneficial Bugs: Insect Sculpture Upcycle/ Recycle S.T.E.A.M Challenge

Grade Level: 3-5, 6-8 Content Area: Science & Engineering, Visual & Performing Arts
In honor of Earth Day (or any day), Students use recycled, reused, and upcycled materials to create a sculpture of a beneficial insect that lives in the state of Maine. Students use the Engineer Design Process to develop their ideas. Students use the elements and principles to analyze their prototypes and utilize interpersonal skills during peer feedback protocol to accept and give constructive feedback.