The Bonus Features below are related to our book Jack’s Insects. This classic living science book was used by Charlotte Mason in her PNEU schools.
Be sure to check back here from time to time. We will be adding new and updated resources related to the book as we get them.
Here’s a 36-week schedule for using Jack’s Insects with the Jack’s Insects Narration and Nature Study Notebook.
Latin Name Pronunciation
If you’re looking for a resource to learn how to pronounce the Latin names given for the various insects, many online dictionaries have pronunciation features. For example, type “Locustidae” into The Free Dictionary‘s search box and in the result you’ll see two little speaker icons with flags behind them. Click on the American flag’s speaker to hear the word pronounced in American, or click on the British flag’s speaker to hear the British pronunciation.
More Insect Information
Here are some large, extreme close-up photos of the Great Golden Digger Wasp
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