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Title: Hunting for Periodical Cicadas
Url: http://www.saltthesandbox.org/cicada_hunt/SeventeenYearLocust.htm
Creator: Gyllenhaal, Eric Davis, 1950-
Publisher: Salt the Sandbox
Description: This site, from Salt in the Sandbox, is a neat inquiry-based educational cicada site for children. Visitors will find a link to the project's blog, photo stories about cicadas, resources to help your children not be afraid of bugs, and cicada exhibits in the Chicago area. There are also a number of bibliographies of cicada-related resources in print and online. Be sure to check out the article about the mysterious emergence of periodical cicadas in 2004 - four years early!
LC Classification: Agriculture -- Plant culture -- Pests and diseases -- Economic entomology -- Individual and groups of insects, mites, etc., A-Z -- Cicada, Periodical
Science -- Zoology -- Invertebrates -- Arthropoda -- Insects
Science -- Zoology -- Invertebrates -- Arthropoda -- Insects -- Homoptera (Aphids; cicadas, etc.)
Science -- Zoology -- Invertebrates -- Arthropoda -- Insects -- Homoptera (Aphids; cicadas, etc.) -- General works, treatises, and textbooks
Science -- Zoology -- Invertebrates -- Arthropoda -- Insects -- Homoptera (Aphids; cicadas, etc.) -- Geographical distribution -- North America (United States and Canada)
Science -- Zoology -- Invertebrates -- Arthropoda -- Insects -- Homoptera (Aphids; cicadas, etc.) -- Physiology
Science -- Zoology -- Invertebrates -- Arthropoda -- Insects -- Study and teaching. Research
GEM Subject: Science
Science -- Biology
Science -- Biological and life sciences
Science -- Entomology
Key Concept: Biology -- Insects
Date Issued: 2000-08-30
Resource Type: Collection (DCMI Type Vocabulary)
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Format: html
Audience: Elementary School Teachers
Middle School Teachers
Secondary Education
Technical School First Cycle
Language: English
Rights: Eric D. Gyllenhaal
Access Rights: Free access
Date Of Record Release: 2008-01-07 03:00:03 (W3C-DTF)
Date Last Modified: 2008-02-05 10:38:01 (W3C-DTF)
Source: Topic in Depth
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Resource URL Clicks: 54
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