The Sunday afternoon Ologists gathered a week ago for their monthly meeting. The topic was Spider-ology 101.
After a short indoor class on the eight legged Arachnids with appropriate spider-themed food snacks, we ventured outside for our biological field work.
|Green lynx spider|
And once again Jacob proved he can catch anything.
Jackson, Phia, Jessika, Kierra, Judah, Asha, Rachel, Riley, Jacob, Abby, Cayden and Asher all earned their degrees in spider-ology. They all know what a cephalothorax is. Good job!
Since 1968 Ijams Nature Center has been a safe place for parents and their junior naturalists to explore nature together.
Next month it's Hawk-ology 101 (hawks, falcons, eagles), Sunday, Nov. 20!
- Stephen Lyn Bales. Supplied photos by Linda Knott.
|What's the deal about spiders? They are delicious.|
|Spiders have eight eyes, as do some girls!|