Photo credit: Krzysztof Niewolny
Pollination makes the world go round!
But what is pollination? How does it work? And who does it?
The following self-guided lessons and activities take a close look at pollination and pollinators in our gardens.
BEES! – Learn the buzz about bees and the role they play in our gardens.
BUTTERFLIES! – Explore the extraordinary life cycle of butterflies.
Arts & Crafts
BUTTERFLY WINGS – Help create and color each butterfly’s wings! Draw in the other half of each butterflies wings and color them.
Activities & Games
CREATE A BEE BATH – Give bees a break! Learn how you can help thirsty pollinators by creating a bee bath just for them.
POLLINATOR MANCALA – Demonstrate the power of pollination in this fun outdoor activity.
THE WEIRD AND WONDERFUL METAMORPHOSIS OF THE BUTTERFLY – Ever wonder exactly how a caterpillar turns into a butterfly? This beautifully illustrated video explores the life of a butterfly, from start to finish. By Franziska Bauer for TedED.