|Enchanted Learning:Bees – http://www.enchantedlearning.com/themes/bees.shtml Printables|
|First School: Bees – http://www.first-school.ws/activities/crafts/animals/insects/bee.htm Printables|
|PBS: Tales from the Hive – http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/nova/bees/ – Excellent visuals, including photos, and research|
|Preschool – Bees Theme – http://www.everythingpreschool.com/themes/bees/index.htm integrated ideas submitted by teachers|
|Virtual Vine: Busy, Busy Bees – http://thevirtualvine.com/bees.html Excellent integrated unit|
Lesson Plans for Grades 6-8
Science Fair Projects and Experiments: Bees and Wasps
All Grade Levels: Elementary through High School
Honey Bee Science Activities for Kids
Science Kids – www.sciencekids.co.nz
Fun science and technology for kids – A fabulous website about honeybee hives, queen bees, worker bees, and drones.
Vanishing Bees – a video documentary takes a piercing investigative look at the economic, political and the ecological implications of the worldwide disappearance of the honeybee.
City Of Bees – a children’s guide to bees video
Honeybee… Apis mellifera — 14 short videos
– Honey bee overview
– Watch honey bee eggs and larvae in cells, emerging from cells, and adults performing the waggle dance
– View a honey bee swarm.
– Watch worker bees tend to a newly hatched Queen
PBS Video: Flight of the Honey Bees
Meet David Hackenberg, a commercial beekeeper, and discover how important honey bees are to food production.
A high-speed short….”Apis Mellifera: Honey Bee” (Vimeo.com)
Honeybee video – life and style