World Bee Day

The United Nations General Assembly declared May 20th as World Bee Day to raise awareness of the essential role bees and other pollinators play in keeping people and the planet healthy.
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Smelling Bee
Smelling Bee

Lesson

Students will learn how many pollinators use their sense of smell to navigate to different flowers and plants.

Types of Bees
Types of Bees

Lesson

Students will learn there are many different types of bees that provide us with different products through pollination. They will also learn about the parts of bees and their life cycle.

Pumpkin Pollination
Pumpkin Pollination

Lesson

Students will learn about different crops that require pollination. Using pumpkins as a model, students will explore how pollination occurs, and the subsequent life cycle of the plant.

All About Bees
All About Bees

Lesson

Students will learn about bumblebees and how important their habitat is to their survival. Students will learn the importance of bumblebees including their habitats, what they eat, and how they...

Introduction to Pollinators
Introduction to Pollinators

Lesson

Students will learn what pollinators are, why they are important, and some examples of who these pollinators are. Students will be able to identify how pollination occurs and important crops that are...

Sol-Mi with the Bumble Bees
Sol-Mi with the Bumble Bees

Lesson

The student will be able to: sing and show hand signs for sol and mi. sing sol-mi patterns and play a bordun on xylophones and hand chime accompaniment. clap the steady beat and the rhythm. match one...

Ancel Goolsbey - Beekeeper | 27:Fifty
Ancel Goolsbey - Beekeeper | 27:Fifty

Video

Ancel Goolsbey leads a “sweet” life as a beekeeper, maintaining bee-hives for the harvesting of honey. His father was also a bee-keeper, and being around bees all his life, Ancel followed in his...
Bee City | ETV Shorts
Bee City | ETV Shorts

Video

Located between Summerville and Walterboro, Bee City is a honeybee farm and petting zoo. Bee City's focus is to educate the public on the importance of honeybees. The petting zoo is a main attraction...