LIFE cycle Milkweed Bugs
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Our 6th grade science class made milkweed bug habitats. 

We put sticks, some cotton, sunflower seeds, and the bugs into a plastic bag. At the bottom, we attached a small bottle of

Here is our homemade milkweed habitat. Click to enlarge and rotate.

A straw from the water into the bag allowed the bugs to drink water.

We are studying a lot in science this month: food webs, energy, trophic levels and more. Click on some

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of the pictures to review these topics.