Vital Signs Maine
Get your class involved with invasive species projects across the state of Maine by helping researchers monitor invasive species distribution. Many lessons are also available to help teach your kids about invasive species before you venture out into the field.
The Lost Lady Bug Project
Get your kids involved in The Lost Lady Bug Project! The focus of this project is to track lady bug species abundance and distribution as some native species become increasingly rare. You can help by taking your kids outdoors, searching for lady bugs and documenting where and when you found them. Includes K-6 curriculum, references and interactive games for students.
IPM Super Sleuth
IPM Institute has an interactive webpage for K-7 students to investigate common pests. Word searches, crosswords and matching games.
Bug-Go from University of Kentucky Integrated Pest Management
A bingo like game that explores common beneficials and pests.
Pest Private Eye
Interactive pest investigation game for students from the University of Nebraska- Lincoln. Kids navigate their way through a school searching for pests and ways to fix future pest problems using integrated pest management principles.
Bug Scope Project
Sing up for a free interactive session with a scanning electron microscope to explore the microscopic world of insects
Tickles and Tick Tacklers Interactive Video Game
Introductory video, interactive game and PowerPoint presentations on ticks and Lyme disease for grades 4-8 from the Lyme Disease Association.
BLAST Lyme Disease
Three Powerpoint presentations available for use in grade K-8 classrooms that teaches about ticks and Lyme disease.