Minibeasts - Spiders

Did you know that each spider has a different web pattern and that they don't stick to the webs because they have oiled feet? 

This fun lesson focuses upon the complexity of insect life and to explores the fascinating lives of British spiders - through observations and artwork. It also gives opportunity to explore the fears that some individuals have of spiders and bust some myths by looking at the useful functions that British spiders perform.

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  • Science
  • ICT
  • Art and Design
  • Minibeasts

Included in this lesson plan:

  • Starter activity
  • Main activity
  • Plenary activity
  • Curriculum objectives
  • Learning outcomes
  • Vocabulary

Download full resource pack: Minibeasts - Spiders (Word, 91KB)