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Grade 3 / Topic: Animal life cycles


STEM Education Certificate Program | Afterschool STEM challenges

Let us go walking in the deep forests to study the insect’s life cycle by watching the “BUGS! A RAINFOREST ADVENTURE” movie or we have to wear our snow jackets and travel across the polar area to watch the Bear life cycle and enjoying “LARS THE LITTLE POLAR BEAR” movie. Select the movie of your choice and our educator will give your students a talk about animal’s life cycle that will be followed by question/answer period.

BUGS! A RAINFOREST ADVENTURE

Get a view of the fascinating universe of insects magnified up to 250,000 times their normal size in A Rainforest Adventure – Bugs! Become immersed in a miniature world, where a leaf weighs as much as a car and a single raindrop can quench the largest thirst. Highlighting the extraordinary world of insects, A Rainforest Adventure – Bugs! focuses on the life cycles of a praying mantis and a butterfly from their birth to their inevitable encounter in the tropical rainforest of Southeast Asia, where predator meets prey.

Running Time: 40:00 minutes
Subjects Covered: Biology, Insects Life Cycles. Prey and Predator.
LARS THE LITTLE POLAR BEAR

The first part of the “Little Polar Bear and the Whales” show features illustrations from the book, enhanced by clever animations. Lars spends the first day of spring exploring near his home, discovering a ship wreck, and cavorting with a cormorant. Then, he makes friends with a group of beluga whales and a giant sperm whale.

Running Time: 26:42 Minutes
Subjects Covered: Life Sciences, Life Cycles of Polar Bears, Properties of Earth regions and climates, Objects in the Sky.