Gardening for bugs advice sheets, colouring sheets for children, a bug wordsearch - all free to download right here!
Gardening for bugs sheets
There are small steps we can all take to help conserve bugs at home - whether that be through making a 'hotel' for solitary bees or planting wildflowers in a container.
Make the bees happy! Another way to
make homes for solitary bees - holes
drilled into logs
Our downloadable advice sheets will guide you step by step through activities to make your garden an oasis for bugs. Why not involve your children or grandchildren - have fun and learn about bugs at the same time. Or these could be classroom activities - everyone could make a bee hotel to take home.
Create a bee hotel
Create a bug-friendly garden
Create a bug hotel
Bugs are amazing! Let your youngsters explore the huge variety of shapes and colours that bugs come in by colouring in their own bug pictures. Theses would make a great display on a
|Colourful bugs - the beautiful Scarlet |
malachite beetle (Malachius aeneus)
© Chris Gibson
bedroom wall or at school.
This Bug Hunt wordsearch will get youngsters searching for bug words, rather than actual bugs! Follow it up with a hunt outside to find the real things!