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Excellerations® Acrylic Specimens - Set of 12

Item # ACSET2
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Product Overview

Discover the lifecycle of a butterfly, the growing stages of a seed and learn which bugs are really good for your garden! This set of 12 solid, clear acrylic specimens will delight and enrich your children!

Set includes:
*Friends in the garden: centipede, frog, grasshopper and green beetle
*Growth of a peanut: seed, root, flower and stem
*Lifecycle of a butterfly: eggs, caterpillar, cocoon and adult butterfly
*All specimens are embedded in solid, clear acrylic
*Durable acrylic withstands handling over time
*Solid acrylic blocks measure from 2-3/4"L to 4"L

PreK-K Core Standards
  • SCI (P) Observe, collect, describe and record information about plants and animals.
  • SCI (P) Begin to understand the needs of different plants and animals.

K-3 Core Standards
  • K-LS1-1. Use observations to describe patterns of what plants and animals (including humans) need to survive.
  • 1-LS3-1. Make observations to construct an evidence-based account that young plants and animals are like, but not exactly like, their parents.
  • 3-LS1-1. Develop models to describe that organisms have unique and diverse life cycles but all have in common birth, growth, reproduction, and death.
  • 1-LS3-1. Make observations to construct an evidence-based account that young plants and animals are like, but not exactly like, their parents.
  • 2-LS4-1. Make observations of plants and animals to compare the diversity of life in different habitats
  • 3-LS2-1. Construct an argument that some animals form groups that help members survive.