Friday, December 22, 2017

WATCH THIS SMITHSONIAN VIDEO ON HOW BUGS ADAPT



Ever wonder how so many bugs appear to be so weird looking? Watch the video to see how science explains it.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bz4ODmqbnQA&list=PLDO7YrQpg54T2wPC_i8JD0hMqvpcNsqAg&index=21

Tuesday, December 5, 2017

---------------- SURPRISE THEM WITH INSECT GIFTS------



Looking for a gift for those who already have everything? Try edible insect gifts: https://www.edibleinsects.com/edible-bugs/gift-boxes.

They may have everything but your gift of an edible insect gift box will not only be a surprise, it will create conversation and ensure a lifelong memory. For the right person, this is a treasure.

Saturday, December 2, 2017

PROTECT YOUR CARDS



Protect your card with deck protector sleeves. These protectors are inexpensive:  http://www.ultrapro.com/product_list.php?cPath=70

There are sheets and albums, and boxes also available, but are more expensive.

Friday, November 24, 2017

BEAUTIFUL BUGS ON EDIBLE INSECTS .COM

This link: /https://www.edibleinsects.com/beautiful-bugs/ will give you great pictures of beautiful bugs you view. Click on the picture to get information about the bug. You might like to Google some of these for your card collection.


Tuesday, November 7, 2017

PLEASE SAVE THE BUGS - WE NEED THEM

Bug card buddies we need to protect our bug friends for our own survival. We are losing bugs at an alarming rate and most of the loss is due to human activity. Please click on the link below to watch the video:

Bugs in Danger Video

Tuesday, October 10, 2017

LEARN ABOUT INSECTS

 A very complete article on insects is:   http://www.everythingabout.net/articles/biology/animals/arthropods/insects/more_insects.shtml

This is a great source for your own knowledge and for school projects and reports. Bugs and entomophagy are excellent topics for science fair projects.

For more help on entomophagy go to:
http://www.bugsfordinner.com/bug-blog/

You may want to become an entomophagy ambassador and possibly receive free materials:
http://www.entoeducation.com/

Thursday, October 5, 2017

MAKE CARDS SIMPLY BY USING STICKERS

You can make new cards or cover old card by using stickers or cutting and pasting.
A good source of stickers is: BUG STICKERS.

Monday, September 4, 2017

TWO WEBSITES THAT HELPS YOU MAKE YOUR OWN TRADING CARDS

Want to make your own trading card game and have them stored online or on your computer so that you can print them?  Trading Card Creator will help you do it. Click on: http://www.readwritethink.org/files/resources/interactives/trading_cards_2/

If you want to make professional looking cards, MyTrading Cards gives you a trading card creator, a stats creator, social sharing, a management system, as well printing your cards on heavy stock. Click on: http://www.mytradingcards.com/

Friday, September 1, 2017

ENTOMOPHAGY: WHAT IS IT AND AND WHY IS IT IMPORTANT?



I know you are interested in bugs and bug cards, but did you knows that most of the world eats bugs. Eating bugs has a name: entomophagy (en(t)əˈmäfəjē). People have been eating bugs ever since there were people.

For a complete education on the need for entomophagy use this link:   http://www.bugsfordinner.com/


Monday, August 21, 2017

NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC INSECT CLUB FOR KIDS


Join National Geographic Kids Club. It is free and full of exciting videos, games and links to animal information, plus a way to win badges that you can collect. The site is lots of fun and lets you find interesting science information.


http://kids.nationalgeographic.com/animals/hubs/insects/#

Saturday, July 8, 2017

Tuesday, July 4, 2017

GOOGLE IMAGES FOR MAKING YOUR OWN BUG CARDS

This is a great source for picture for PERSONAL use. Be sure to check the copyright owner if you plan to publish the image. Also note that there are many bug related items that you may wish to purchase from the original sources.

https://www.google.com/search?q=bug+cards&tbm=isch&tbo=u&source=univ&sa=X&ved=0ahUKEwiQtN7ykPDUAhXEVz4KHW3ADkQQ7AkIQQ&biw=1280&bih=591

Friday, June 9, 2017

MAKE OR BUY TUCK BOXES TO KEEP YOUR CARDS IN

Now that you have sets of cards, you will need a box to keep them because rubber bands are not the best way to keep playing cards in good condition. Here is a source that will be very helpful: https://boardgamegeek.com/wiki/page/Tuck_Boxes#

Friday, May 5, 2017

DOWNLOAD BUG BINGO CARDS

There are lots of bug bingo card that you can download free. 

For example:
Of course you can make your own bingo cards also. Try giving information about the bug rather than naming it.

MAKE YOUR OWN BUG CARDS USING STICKERS



Using inexpensive blank cards, you can make your own bug cards to trade. starting with stickers.


https://www.edibleinsects.com/entomophagy/bug-stickers/