Bumble bee © Allen Watkin. CC-BY-SA 2.0.
Groups can be encouraged to choose animals of different classes (reptiles, amphibians, mammals, etc.).
E-books and some videos are available free-of-charge for teachers via a one-time subscription at the Epic! website.
Consider using websites like SafeShare.TV and ViewPure to remove ads from websites.
Discover the facts about bees.
Bee facts and information about Bumble Bees, Carpenter Bees, Honeybees, and Killer Bees.
Interactive website for learning basic information about both bees and wasps.
Basic information about the Honey Bee. Some pages are available in Spanish. Included in Animal Facts in the Invertebrates section are pages for the Bumblebee, Honey Bee, and more.
Video of bees working in a hive.
Animated and live action video about bees.
E-books on GetEpic.com
Skype a Scientist
Schedule a skype session with Susan Weiner, who studies social insects!
Skype A Scientist matches over 2000+ scientists with classrooms around the world! Scientists skype into your classroom for 30–60-minute Q&A sessions that can cover the scientist’s expertise or what it’s like to be a scientist. Multiple topics are available.