Teacher resources and professional development across the curriculum

Teacher professional development and classroom resources across the curriculum

Monthly Update sign up
Mailing List signup
Search
Follow The Annenberg Learner on LinkedIn Follow The Annenberg Learner on Facebook Follow Annenberg Learner on Twitter
MENU

Life Science: Brassica & Butterfly System

Film Can Sugar Feeder


film can sugar feeder

Instructions:

Materials Needed

For Building and Stocking

  • Four clear plastic film canisters (to hold sugar solutions)
  • Four 10 cm lengths of nylon craft cord or felt (for wicks)
  • Sugar

Building and Stocking Instructions

  1. Fold each length of nylon craft cord in half.
  2. Insert one length into each film canister, loop end down.
  3. Fill each canister about 3/4 full with water.
  4. Leave one canister with just water.
  5. To the remaining three canisters, add 1 tsp., 2 tsp., and 3 tsps. of sugar respectively.
  6. Place into a Light House with adult butterflies when ready to do feeding activities.
prev: bee stick



© Annenberg Foundation 2014. All rights reserved. Legal Policy