drinking straws, one larger in diameter than the other
of nylon stocking | Tape
fun and harmless way to collect small insects on a bug hunt and inspection in a
the smaller straw so that it measures one-third of the length of the
the nylon over the smaller straw.
the smaller straw, with the nylon over it, inside of the larger straw, but
stop just before the stocking disappears.
the inside straw back slightly. Check to make sure stocking holes are not
the two straws together so that they do not slide, but are tight.
this just like a regular straw. Only instead of sucking up milk or a
shake, you will be sucking up tiny insects. The nylon will protect you
from swallowing the little critters.
Maybe you can keep the bugs you
collect for a while in a Bug Box. See how to make one in the next article in
this category on www.KidsGardenClub.org
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