Easy as 1, 2, 3, 4
1 - Go get your "lesson in a backpack",
2 - Unzip backpack and present to class
3 - Have a blast!
4 - When the dust has settled: reflect on your experience and "pay it forward" (see the right hand panel of this page)
Of course, it helps if you've taken a look at the lesson plan ahead of time. Check out lesson plans here.
Notes from the pros (Comments about individual lessons from those who've come before you)
Planting Suggestions (fall planting, flowers, vegetables)
Do NOT plant list (no poisonous, invasive plants, please)
Working with students
Tips for a successful BUGS experience
"Dear Bills" - answers to commonly asked questions - its a FAQ!
Why use them?
How to use them (video)
Worm bins (patio vermiculture for 2nd graders)
When the lesson is done... please share your eperience with those who will be following in your footsteps. Scroll down please...
Rather than keep those experiences to yourself please share, and help build a better BUGS... ("Great, just what I need - another item for my to do list! Just WHY should I bother?")