Insects and Invertebrates

October 3, 2017 - Earth Friends, Preschool

Hello Earth Friends STEM! We had a great week exploring the differences between insects and arachnids! An insect has three body segments: the head, thorax and abdomen. An arachnid has two body segments: the abdomen and cephalothorax.  Arachnids have eight legs; Insects have six legs. Insects have compound eyes; arachnids have simple eyes. We had a chance to observe 3 types of insects up close. … Read more »