Kids and Bees Program
Great for schools, childcare centers,
libraries, churches, museums, family events, parties…!
Children are fascinated by insects. In
this program Kim Lehman, educator/beekeeper will ignite the
excitement of learning by combining audience participation, music,
visual aids and many interesting tidbits about honey bees.
Children will learn to:
Identify the differences between the
queen, drone and worker bees
Describe some of the duties of the
Understand the connection between
bees and flowers through pollination
Understand the importance of
pollination in production of food quantity and quality and seed
Describe products of the hive and
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Programs can be adjusted for ages
pre-K and up.
Programs can be performed in the
gym, library, meeting rooms or outdoor space.
Depending on the venue, 4 – 7 tables
will be needed.
The programs are flexible and can
accommodate any size room.
Kim (The Bee Lady) will bring a
Materials such as wax sheets for
beeswax candles and other hands-on activities may be arranged in
Each Hands –On Program can
accommodate up to 60 students.
Assembly type programs are also
ACTIVITIES FOR PROGRAMS
GET A CLOSER LOOK (MICROSCOPES) --A variety of simple
magnifying scopes and dissecting scopes with bee parts
BE A BEEKEEPER--Children will try on bee suits and gloves with
an actual hive…no bees.
PICTURE PERFECT BEES--Learn about bee behavior and bee biology
through these beautiful photo posters.
POLLINATION GAMES--Experience the insect/flower connection
through simple activities about pollination.
HONEY TASTING--Taste three different kinds of honey from three
different floral sources.
PRODUCTS OF THE HIVE--Touch, smell, and see the different
products of the hive including honey, wax, pollen and propolis.
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