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Resources @ A to Z
Spider Printables - A collection of printables including spider facts, tongue twister, and printable spider counting book. Grades K-2.
Spiders @ Little Giraffes Teaching Ideas – Spider activities, poems/songs, art ideas, and more including photos of classroom activities.
Spider Tea Cakes – Miss Spiders Tea Party - Students will assemble a spider tea cake by counting out their objects and following directions. Preschool.
The Very Busy Spider by Eric Carle - Listen to a story about spiders and make a spider and a web. Grades 1-2.
Resources @ Other Sites
Directions for making a spider glider including helpful illustrations. www.sci.us.mn.us Grade Level(s): K, 1-2
This 7 lesson unit on spiders integrates science, math, and language arts. sedl.org Grade Level(s): K, 1-2, 3-5
Insects and Spiders Coloring Pages
Several coloring pages for creepy crawlies. first-school.ws Grade Level(s): Preschool, K, 1-2
Insects and Spiders Preschool Activities and Crafts
Printable crafts and activities for insects and spiders. first-school.ws Grade Level(s): Preschool, K
Facts and photos from the MO Dept. of Conservation www.mdc.mo.gov Grade Level(s): 3-5, 6-8
Spiders: Learning More About Spider Biology
Facts and resources from Cornell University entomology.cornell.edu Grade Level(s): K, 1-2, 3-5, 6-8
Old Sites Archived at Archive.org
I Love Spiders – Inside Kindergarten
Lots of fun learning activities for spiders
Grade Level(s): K
Spiders Thematic Unit
I love doing this unit before Halloween! There are so many fun activities to do whether you like spiders or not! Come find songs, games, poems, and activities to add to your spider unit!
Grade Level(s): K