Behave Bug!

Behave Bug!

Come listen to a humorous tale of insect behavior and scientific research.

Carpenter Science Theater

Barbara Thalhimer Theater
Included with Admission
All Ages
20 minutes
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Insect behavior is a fascinating area of study and research has uncovered some pretty amazing things about these little creatures. Listen in as a biology lab assistant humorously recounts the fascinating research on insect behavior conducted by her colleague, Charles Henry Turner.

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About Carpenter Science Theater

Our professional tale tellers deliver intriguing science stories with energy and style for guests of all ages. Performances run between 15 and 20 minutes, and are both entertaining and educational.

Behave Bug! is suitable for grades 2–5

SOLs covered in this demonstration include:

  • 2nd Grade: 4 and 5
  • 3rd Grade: 5
  • 4th Grade: 3

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