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Bug school

"Bug School" was in session for the month of June at Sundance Elementary School's summer session. Students in grades kindergarten through sixth grade enjoyed a plethora of activities devoted to the study and learning of insects.

The upper grades collected, pinned and identified insects from the playground, pond area and the Sundance hill near the school. The collection will live in the library for all students to learn from and observe.

The students researched entomophagy (eating insects) and baked with cricket powder, studied exoskeletons, insect pheromones, and taxonomy of living things, and...

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