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Re: bugs


>  I like to use slugs in the classroom.  Did you ever watch how big they get
> when left to crawl on a table, for instance?  My preschoolers love to watch
> them stretch out to maybe 4" and creep along!  I just brought a bald-faced
> hornet's nest into school.  It was way larger than a basketball!  It has
> papery construction on the outside and honey comb -like cells inside! What a
> work of art!  I spotted it in a friend's garden this past summer and asked
> her if I could retrieve it this winter. I was so excited to find such a
> large nest!  I have smaller ones, but his one is a gem.  Don't know where
> I'll store it however.  My classroom is jammed full of "interesting stuff"
> like this already!

Hi Chris,

You'll have to play The Banana Slug song for them sometime!

   http://www.std.org/music/mp3/MoreCrapFromSTD/BananaSlugSong.mp3

Chris (the other one)

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